Master of Public Health
A fully online degree program.
The MPH program consists of 42 credit hours and is organized so that students complete a public health core (15 credits), at least one concentration (9 credits), a practicum experience (6 credits), and elective courses (3-12 credits). All courses are 8-week, accelerated courses.
Public Health Core (15 credits)
Public Health Practicum (6 credits)
- Satisfies the CEPH requirement for an Applied Practice Experience (APE)
Community Health Concentration (9 credits)
Epidemiology Concentration (9 credits)
Electives (3-12 credits)
Students without an undergraduate degree in public health must take PH 600: Foundations of Public Health in their first semester as one of their elective courses. Students will have the option to use their elective courses to complete a second MPH concentration or to take courses at the 500+ graduate level within or outside the public health program in their areas of interest. Electives outside the public health program may follow a 16-week semester program delivery.
Integrative Learning Experience (ILE)
In the last semester of their degree, students will complete a comprehensive exam to satisfy the CEPH requirement for an integrative learning experience (ILE).