Graduate Programs in Public Health 

Master of Public Health and Graduate Certificate in Public Health

The University of New England offers two fully articulated online graduate programs in Public Health. 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.

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. Click to learn more about the MPH program.

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. Click to learn more about the GCPH program

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.

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). Click here for a statement from UNE president regarding GPPH’s CEPH accreditation status.

UNE’s official CEPH self-study and final CEPH team report are available upon request. To obtain a copy of the reports please contact Nang Tin Maung at

Additional public health program resources

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