Master of Public Health
Public health professionals serve local, national and international communities. They are the leaders who will meet the many exciting challenges in protecting the public’s health today and in the future. To meet these challenges, students complete coursework to attain depth and breadth of expertise in the five core areas of public health knowledge: Biostatistics, Epidemiology, Environmental Health, Health Services Administration, and Social and Behavioral Sciences.
Why our program?
The MPH is the most widely recognized professional credential for leadership in public health. CBU’s MPH program supports interdisciplinary communication, promotes a broad intellectual framework for problem solving and fosters the development of professional public health values.
Students will study the challenges that public health professionals confront such as improving access to health care, controlling infectious disease, reducing environmental hazards, violence, substance abuse and injury.
Those interested in research careers will be prepared to address community-relevant public health questions.
Students will choose one of two concentrations to complement their core foundation in Public Health:
- Health Education and Promotion
- Health Policy and Administration