WE PROTECT - THE INDIVIDUAL AND THE COLLECTIVE.
FROM HELPING PREVENT DIABETES TO FREEING COMMUNITIES
FROM ADDICTION AND ENSURING CLEAN DRINKING WATER FOR EVERYONE
SVSU MASTER OF PUBLIC HEALTH GRADUATES SAVE LIVES.
The Master in Public Health (“MPH”) Program will provide students with a sound academic background to practice competently as a generalist in public health. Students will complete coursework to attain requisite depth and breadth in the five core areas of public health knowledge including biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, public health and social and behavioral sciences.
Our MPH program prepares you in five core areas of public health: biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, public health services and social and behavioral sciences. Consisting of 30 credits, the program is designed to be completed in two years. Courses are offered in hybrid and online formats.
An MPH degree prepares individuals to function in leadership positions in the development and application of behavioral science theory and research methods to analyze and design interventions that improve population health and quality of life. Graduates are prepared for careers in local, regional, state, national or international organizations.