The Master of Public Health degree is the most widely recognized professional credential for leadership in public health. The MPH program is designed for motivated students and professionals interested in the application of health promotion and disease prevention technologies and interventions designed to improve and enhance the quality of life.
The objective of this program is to train exceptional researchers and scholars in the interdisciplinary field of prevention research, from the cellular to the societal level. The well-rounded training that students receive encompasses theory and methods from many allied fields including: communications, psychology, preventive medicine, cultural studies, biostatistics, public health and epidemiology.
This program offers qualified students from the undergraduate Claremont Colleges the special opportunity to work simultaneously toward their undergraduate degree and a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree.
The Peter F. Drucker and Masatoshi Ito Graduate School of Management (Drucker) along with the School of Community and Global Health (SCGH) of Claremont Graduate University offer a dual degree program in business administration and public health (MBA/MPH) aimed to provide leadership and management training for the health services industry at the local, national and international levels.
The School of Behavioral and Organizational Sciences along with the School of Community and Global Health offer a dual degree program in applied psychology (health behavior research & evaluation) and public health (health promotion, education & evaluation). Graduates of the M.A./M.P.H. dual degree program will acquire a broad perspective of health-relevant behaviors, as well as program development, evaluation and research skills that are applicable in a wide range of settings.