CEPH accredited program preparing future Public Health leaders.
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There is a critical need for professionals with public health degrees today. The Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH) estimates that by the year 2020, the United States will be facing a shortfall of at least 250,000 public health workers. There is no better time to earn your MPH degree.
Top 10 reasons to choose a Public Health career
Why should I earn my MPH?
If you’re interested in improving the lives of others through building one-on-one relationships, conducting research or analyzing numbers, public health is the field for you. Public health graduates can find employment in the public or private sector, within non-profit organizations, or in local, state and federal health departments.
Many of the career opportunities in public health require a graduate degree in the field. Graduate level education provides the skills and knowledge necessary to solve the increasingly complex public health issues facing the country and the world. Obtaining your MPH from the University of New England can give you a competitive edge over others within the field. Additionally, earning a Master of Public Health can help current public health professionals to more readily advance in their current role.
Our online public health degree program highlights include:
- Complete your degree in just over 18 months
- 100% online – no campus visits required
- Learn anytime from any place
- No GRE Required
- Dynamic faculty of practitioners, researchers and educators
- Regionally accredited by the New England Association of Schools & Colleges (NEASC)
- Accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)
Mission, Goals, Objective and Values
The mission of the Graduate Programs in Public Health at the University of New England is to improve the health and promote the well being of individuals, families and communities through education, research and service. Learn more