Statement of Purpose and Interest – The statement of purpose and objectives should not exceed 600 words. In your statement, please describe the following: Academic and/or professional preparation for a career in public health Your focused interest in the Master of Public Health program Health Education and Epidemiology. Career plans upon completion of the MPH program at APUS After completing MPH program my goal is to proceed to pursue my PharmD. *Please note any relevant strengths or weaknesses in your background or in your ability to carry out your professional responsibilities. Post-secondary Graduate Essay Please prepare an essay of at least 500 words, typed and double-spaced, explaining your interest in the Public Health field and the role of Public Health in the 21st Century.