Dalhousie Medical School

Faculty of Medicine
Sir Charles Tupper Medical Building, 5849 University Avenue
Halifax, NS
Canada B3H 4H7

Health Promotion

Program Information
Faculty: Faculty of Medicine
Degree: Master
Field of Study: Community Health and Preventive Medicine
Description Outstanding students begin and further their education and careers in our Health Promotion programs. With particular attention to diverse and marginalized populations, our graduates are leaders who are committed to developing programs and conducting research to promote health, prevent disease, and inform policy that enhances health and well-being. Unique in Canada, the BSc program offers two streams: Community Health Promotion and Health Promotion Research and Policy, practical experience during a final year 12-week internship and an honours option. Our MA Thesis-Based program offers courses and supervision by nationally and internationally recognized faculty acknowledged for their outstanding teaching and scholarly achievements.
Website: Health Promotion at Dalhousie Medical School
Length: 1 Year(s)
Cost per year:
Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%): 74
Test Scores:
  • Test of English as a Foreign Language (Paper Based) [min. 580] or CanTEST [min. 4.5] or Michigan English Language Assessment Battery [min. 85] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 92] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7]
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Statement of Research Interests

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Last Updated: October 16, 2016