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Online Master of Public Health (MPH)

Make a Positive Impact in Your Community as a Public Health Leader

Take the next step in your career with the University of New Haven’s 100% online Master of Public Health (MPH) program. This interdisciplinary program gives you the soft and technical skills needed for success in the rewarding field of public health.

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  • Duration 2 years
  • Cost per Credit $700
  • Credit Hours 42

Program Benefits

  • STEM-designated MPH degree
  • Faculty-mentored capstone
  • Relevant and timely course content
  • Specialize your studies

Earn a STEM-Designated Degree for Tomorrow’s Public Health Practice

The University of New Haven’s online Master of Public Health combines fundamental public health topics with opportunities to pursue focused coursework in global health, health education and promotion, and health informatics.

Our program’s mission is to prevent disease, promote health, achieve health equity, and protect the well-being of all populations through education, research, and service. We achieve this goal through an emphasis on leadership, advocacy, and communication. Students learn from faculty trained at world-class institutions who are experts in their fields

The online MPH degree is one of the only programs of its kind in the nation that are STEM-designated, so students gain relevant skill sets for today’s workplace and the technical expertise employers want. We are actively seeking accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health and are currently in the self-study phase of the accreditation process.

Curriculum

As a student in the University of New Haven’s STEM-designated online Master of Public Health program, you will complete a rigorous curriculum of generalist public health coursework and have the option to specialize your studies in one of three focus areas: global health, health education and promotion, and health informatics.

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Program Outcomes

When you complete the online Master of Public Health program, you will be able to:

Career Outlook

The University of New Haven’s online MPH degree prepares you for leadership roles in public health practice. With employment of community and social services managers expected to grow much faster than the national average through 2028,1 skilled public health experts are in high demand.

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Admission Requirements

To apply for the online Master of Public Health from the University of New Haven, you’ll need:

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Admission Requirements

Tuition Details

We are proud to offer competitive tuition and high-quality learning opportunities for our students. The online MPH degree is $700 per credit hour and includes 42 credits. To find out more about tuition and fees, visit the link below.

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Learn from Public Health Experts

Our world-class faculty are experienced practitioners who bring extensive public health research and valuable field insight to the online classroom. They are teaching-focused and dedicated to helping you achieve your academic and professional goals.

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Your Online Student Experience

The online degrees available from the University of New Haven are designed for working professionals and busy adults. As a student, you’ll benefit from flexible program delivery and the same academic rigor as our on-campus programs.

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Financial Aid

A graduate degree is an investment in your future. We want to make sure you have the information and resources you need to fund your studies. Explore transfer credit options, military benefits, federal aid, and more.

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Frequently Asked Questions

Get answers to commonly asked questions about online learning at the University of New Haven. If you need additional information that’s not covered here, our admissions team can help. Contact us or call 855.474.8465.

There are currently no additional fees associated with the total tuition fee. Please note that program fees are subject to change each academic year.

No thesis or dissertation is required for graduation.

Students can transfer up to six credits into the program. Keep in mind that at least 30 credit hours of coursework must be completed with the University of New Haven to graduate.

While work experience is not required, prospective students submit a résumé as part of their application for the Master of Public Health program.

Our application process is designed to be quick, easy, and stress-free. No GRE or GMAT scores are required for admission.

Our term start dates are in January, May, and August.

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Sources:

  1. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Social and Community Services Managers. Retrieved from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/management/social-and-community-service-managers.htm.