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did you know that our application process is simple, affordable, and straight forward?

As a next step, we would like for you to have a head start preparing for your application process. To begin preparations for your graduate school application, please follow these steps: 

Click on the link below and follow the on-screen instructions to create an IU Guest account 
Click here: 

Note: Detail information on creating a guest account can be found here: 

Check your email inbox for an authentication request message. Click on the link provided to complete this step. If you can't find the message in your inbox, look in your Spam folder. 

Once you have authenticated your IU Guest account go to and login using your credentials 
Username: [your email address] 
Password: [your password] 

The journey of preparing your graduate school application starts now. We will walk you through our entire application process - from the identification of the best people to write your recommendation letters to the submission of your documents through SOPHAS. 

The School of Public Health Office of Online Education has developed a Prospect Onboarding module created to provide additional resources in guiding and supporting all of our applicants through our graduate online program application process. Your feedback and survey response at the end of the module will be much appreciated. 

 Click on the link below to self-enroll in the Prospect Onboarding module: 

Note: Once registered in the Prospect Onboarding module; you will have access to information supporting your application journey. This service is provided to you free of charge and is an addition to the real-time phone and walk-in support provided by our office. 

Please feel free to schedule a call to discuss any questions you may have about our programs or application process. Click on the URL link to schedule a call:

Four Easy Steps

MyPublicHealthDirect accepts applications for admission to all Graduate Certificate and Masters online programs through the  Schools of Public Health Application Service  (SOPHAS) -- the centralized application service for CEPH-accredited schools and programs of public health. SOPHAS Express manages all Graduate Certificate applications while SOPHAS manages all online masters graduate program applications.
Our application process is simple and affordable.

  1. Create Your SOPHAS Account
  2. Read SOPHAS FAQs
  3. Complete your SOPHAS Application
  4. Complete IU CAS Application

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