Master's Degrees



The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is a professional degree for students who require a broad academic experience in public health. Students will acquire competency in the fundamental public health disciplines.
The Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH) is an academic research degree designed for students who wish to prepare for further study at the doctoral level or to prepare for research or technical positions in government, industry, academia, or private institutions.

The School of Nursing and Health Studies (SONHS) and the Department of Public Health Sciences (DPHS) offer a 4+1 program that combines a Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) to a Master's in Public Health (MPH), or a Master of Science in Public Health (MSPH).

The Master of Science (MS) in Biostatistics is structured around four pairs of statistical-based courses and is for students who are interested in medical and epidemiological studies.

Students in the Master of Science in Prevention Science and Community Health program will develop skills in translating prevention research into demonstrable preventive action and to successfully partner with communities and organizations for the implementation of evidence-based preventive interventions.

The Master of Science in Climate and Health is a two-year graduate program that will train future generations of professionals, research analysts, planners, decision-makers and leaders to address the intricate relationship between human health and climate, climate change and weather patterns and anomalies.