MPH in PHP
The Master of Public Health with a concentration in Public Health Practice (PHP) is a college-wide interdisciplinary program designed to prepare experienced health professionals to assume leadership roles as members of multidisciplinary teams able to develop, implement, and evaluate programs that have an impact on the health of the public. The Public Health Practice MPH provides a broad spectrum of skills and knowledge important for effective health professionals working in public health settings. Students in the program will gain skills related to: public health practice; epidemiology; program analysis and inference from data; development of programs that take into account cultural, social, economic, ethical and legal factors; community-based health policy and program planning; and budgeting and management.
The Public Health Practice MPH Program is fully accredited by the Council for Education for Public Health (http://www.ceph.org/). It is offered in two convenient formats: the Online MPH and the Executive (weekend) MPH.