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Earn your Master of Public Health degree in as little as 12-months, entirely online.

CEPH logo The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is recognized as the top professional credential for leadership roles in the public health sector. Our Accelerated MPH enables you to complete a rigorous 44-credit curriculum within 12-18 months. While most MPH programs only focus on Health Education and Promotion, our curriculum also incorporates Evaluation. This vital component addresses the increasing demand for comprehensive program evaluations in healthcare. As a graduate, you won’t only advocate for health; you’ll also stand out as a skilled evaluator, proficient in both quantitative and qualitative methods. This distinctive expertise gained through our program will prepare you for pivotal roles in health departments, consulting firms, and more.


Program Highlights

The ideal candidate for this program is a motivated aspiring leader in the public health field. Medical students and nurses are particularly suited, but the program also welcomes those currently working in or aiming to join federal, state, or local government agencies, nonprofit organizations, community-based organizations, hospitals, managed care organizations (MCOs), clinics, colleges, universities, and private businesses.

This program will prepare you to advance in roles such as: Health Promotion Specialist, Health Education Specialist, Health Educator, Public Health Educator, Public Health Director, Health Services Manager, Health and Wellness Director, Health Promotion Consultant, Community Service Manager, Physical Education Teacher, Program Evaluator

Program at a Glance

44 units (students can transfer up to 6 units)

12-18 months

*Program completion times may vary depending on course registration, units transferred, and time to complete other degree requirements.

Online coursework w/supervised field training

Fall | Spring | Summer

Master of Public Health

Areas of Concentration



Students complete five courses which cover the core public health competencies and then proceed to the concentration courses for Health Promotion, Education and Evaluation. All students participate in a supervised field training experience in a public health agency related to concentration. A capstone course, whereby students demonstrate mastery of public health competencies, serves as the culminating experience for the program.




Program Competencies

Faculty & Research

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Regina Wang Lee

Director of Recruitment for the School of Community & Global Health
T: 909-607-9417