Public Health Master’s Accelerated 4+1

The collaborative agreement between Schreiner University and University of Texas-School of Public Health San Antonio Regional Campus is called the Master’s in Public Health Accelerated Program (4+1 program). The program provides a direct line for students in the baccalaureate programs in public health and health professions to enroll in and complete their master’s coursework over the course of five years, as opposed to the traditional four years of undergraduate and two years of graduate studies.

Requirements for the 4+1 Program are:
Good standing at Schreiner University in public health or health professions, minimum GPA 3.2 or higher, completion of select degree foundation courses by the end of their 3rd full year of study at Schreiner.

Students are accepted by Schreiner into the program the spring of their junior year and start taking courses at the University of Texas (online and hybrid) the summer between their junior and senior year. The coursework will simultaneously satisfy remaining undergraduate requirements (usually electives), as well as the core courses for the MPH degree. After satisfying the undergraduate degree requirements, students will then apply for and finish the graduate program.

  • Application
  • Application fee of $25
    • This can be paid online, over the phone, or by check.
  • Official college transcripts or official letter of good standing from the institution where currently enrolled

Additional items that may be requested:

  • Resume
  • Essay
  • Interview

Been Accepted? Here are your next steps…

  • Pay your $200 commitment fee on your Schreiner One account, by phone, or check.

Once you pay your $200 commitment fee, many more options will become available!

  • Register for your classes on your Schreiner One
    • You will receive an email letting you know when you can register for classes * Submit your Meningitis Vaccination record to
  • Set up payment arrangements for any remaining balance – DUE by August 1st

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I confirm my items have been received?

You will receive an email with an application tracker that will show you what has and has not been received.

If you applied online, you can log back into the application dashboard to see your list of items submitted and missing.

You may also contact us at:


How soon will I know if I am admitted?

Schreiner University is a rolling admission institution. You can expect to hear information about the status of your application within 3-4 business days after all items have been received. You should receive notification via phone, email, and a letter in the mail. You will receive an email from with your login information to the student portal, Schreiner One, within 24 hours after being accepted.

What is Schreiner One?

Schreiner One is the admission portal used for all admitted and current students. Once you are accepted, you will receive an email (to the email address you applied with) from with your login credentials. Be sure to check your spam folder if you do not receive it right away. You will complete next steps for enrollment (such as housing, orientation, and health forms) as well as pay your deposit through the portal.

I lost my Schreiner One login. How do I get in?

Email – We can resend your information to the email we have on file.

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