The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is designed to prepare professionals for leadership roles in the assessment and promotion of public health. The 42-credit program has a multi-disciplinary curriculum which provides graduates with a comprehensive and multifaceted approach to ensuring the health of our communities.
Graduates of the MPH program will be prepared to work in a variety of settings such as non-profit organizations, government agencies, hospitals/health systems, and insurance companies.
1. Graduates of this program will be prepared advocates at the policy and the direct service levels for reducing systemic health disparities and promoting cultures of health for all groups in our society;
2. Graduates will be prepared to enhance health in human populations through organized community efforts;
3. Examples of potential employment positions include health program coordinator, community health educator, health policy analyst, and research analyst.