Community Scholarship

The College of Health aims to improve the health of our communities.  To support this goal, the College of Health Community Scholarship is available to both full and part-time graduate students enrolled in any COH master's program, excluding the 1-MBA/MPH unless noted otherwise. Proof of qualification for the scholarship will be required each semester.  

Employees in the state of Pennsylvania

  • Those who are currently employed at a company or institution in the state of Pennsylvania receive a 30% tuition scholarship. 

Residents of Pennsylvania

  • Current residents of the state of Pennsylvania receive a 30% tuition scholarship


  • Graduates of any accredited college or university in the state of Pennsylvania receive a 30% tuition scholarship


  • Military veterans receive a 30% tuition scholarship with additional funding available through the Yellow Ribbon Program


  • Over 200 employers participate in the EdAssist program. If you are unsure if you qualify for the tuition reduction, please speak to your company's Human Resources department to see if your employer is a participating EdAssist client. If your employer participates, you will receive a 30% tuition scholarship.
    • Once an application for tuition assistance has been approved according to EdAssist guidelines, a letter of credit (LOC) is issued to the participating company (i.e. your employer). Once you have received your LOC from your employer, please complete the following steps:
      • Sign and date your letter of credit (LOC)
      • Send your LOC form to
      • The tuition reduction is then applied to your student account for currently enrolled courses.