Applications to our Graduate Certificate program are submitted through SOPHAS Express -- the centralized application service for CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. Before application review, all online Graduate Certificate program applicants must pay the required SOPHAS Express fees.
Step 1 – Create your SOPHAS Express account
Create your SOPHAS account
Step 2 – Complete your SOPHAS Express application
Please contact SOPHAS customer service if you require assistance with your SOPHAS application. SOPHAS representatives are happy to answer questions pertaining to the SOPHAS application process and your SOPHAS application specifically. However, review the Instructions and FAQ prior to contacting our staff, as many common questions are answered within these instructions.
Step 3 - Read SOPHAS Express FAQs
Step 4 - After acceptance into a program complete the Indiana University Supplemental Application.
In the drop-down box for "Academic Program" select Grad-Non-degree for our Graduate Certificate program admission.
Go to the EApp page
When contacting SOPHAS customer service via phone or e-mail, please provide the following: your full name, SOPHAS ID number located at the top of your SOPHAS application, and a detailed description of your question or situation. Allow up to 3 business days for SOPHAS to respond to your inquiry.
SOPHAS Customer Service Phone: (617) 612-2090 Open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm EST.
SOPHAS Customer Service E-Mail: email@example.com
Step 5 – Register for your certificate classes
Upon acceptance to the certificate program, your next step is to register for classes by completing the online distance education (DE) class registration request form.
Once you have completed the class registration request form we will promptly process your request. Please expect to receive an email containing information on your next steps, including getting an IU ID, an email account, and information about contacting your course instructors. Please feel free to contact our office (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions regarding admission and registration.
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