UNE Public Health Degrees and Certificates

About the Master of Public Health and Graduate Certificate in Public Health

The University of New England offers two fully articulated online graduate programs. Working adults and post-baccalaureate students can now earn a Master of Public Health degree (MPH) or a Graduate Certificate in Public Health (GCPH) full or part-time, with all of the courses offered in a distance learning online format.

These very convenient, flexible programs, which are focused on practice and management, provide students with the basic knowledge, skills and values to gain employment or get promoted in the burgeoning field of public health. With our medical school and our high concentration of health professions degrees, UNE is the perfect school to choose to pursue your graduate study in public health.

Master of Public Health – MPH

The 46-credit hour MPH curriculum is designed to enhance students’ skills in a variety of professional areas including analysis, communication, international health, program development and planning, financial management, leadership, policy, ethics and law. Learn More »

Graduate Certificate in Public Health – GCPH

This 18-credit hour program provides students with the core public health concepts they need to either enhance their professional knowledge or to pursue a graduate degree in the field. Learn More »

Concurrent degree options

Interested in earning your D.O./MPH or other concurrent degree? Contact an admissions counselor via email for more information on how to get started, or call (855) 325-0895 during regular office hours.

About UNE’s public health CEPH accreditation

The Master of Public Health and Graduate Certificate in Public Health programs at the University of New England are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).  The University of New England’s public health program became accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health in 2011. 

UNE’s official CEPH accreditation report is available upon request. To obtain a copy of the report please contact Clay Graybeal at (207) 221-4509 or via email at cgraybeal@une.edu.

Click here for more information about UNE’s CEPH accreditation. 

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