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Language Proficiency

Select your native language (the language of your birth). If you speak additional languages, click Add Another Language. Then, select the language(s) and the level of your proficiency in each.

Military Status 

If you have US military experience, select your anticipated status at the time of enrollment from the drop-down. Select Not a member of the military if this does not apply.

If a member of the military, select your branch of the Armed Forces from the drop-down and indicate the dates of service.

Academic Infraction

Indicate whether you have ever been disciplined or placed on academic probation while attending an academic institution. If yes, enter an explanation in the spaces provided.

Background Information 

Programs fully recognize the importance of diversity in their student body and in the workforce. Accordingly, programs strongly encourage applications from persons from all socioeconomic, racial, ethnic, religious, and educational backgrounds and persons from groups underrepresented in the industry. Select any and all of the options in this section which you feel best apply to you. Please note that SOPHAS uses this section for statistical purposes only and it in no way affects your application or financial aid eligibility.  

Social Security Number

Enter your social security number. This field is optional, but some programs may require it for their application, or for institutional or federal financial aid forms. Contact your programs directly to determine if they require you to enter your social security number. 

First Generation Student

Indicate if you are a first-generation student (i.e., neither parent/legal guardian completed a bachelor's degree or higher). 

Financial Assistance

Enter information about any financial assistance you have previously applied for or received, as well as any financial assistance you plan to apply for.

Heard about Public Health

Indicate how you learned about the public health profession.

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