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Masters in Public Health School Rankings

Every university of any size has a school of public health today. Healthcare in general and public health in particular are fast growing industries with steadily expanding rosters of professions. The Master of Public Health has become an important and popular graduate level academic option for students and mid-career professionals who are interested in public sector employment. The master's degree combined with work experience garnered either before or after completion of the MPH degree should open doors to management level opportunity. In many city and county public health departments, those management opportunities involve direct delivery of services. At the state and federal level, public health management may involve program oversightor funding management. Public health and public health professions are in a permanent growth mode it seems, subject only to budget constraints that continue to press on government in general.

  • Johns Hopkins University has the School of Public Health in the nation. The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree offered there is targeted at students who have a minimum of two years working in a health field related to services delivery. There is also a Master of Science in Public Health (MScPH) is an option for students with less work experience and more interest in focusing on a specialized area of public health. The areas of concentration available with this degree include Environmental Health Sciences, Health Policy & Management, International Health, and Population, Family & Reproductive Health.
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has the #3 ranked public health program in the nation. UNC also has a Master of Public Health degree that is available on campus and online. The MPH in Leadership is offered in both learning formats with several areas of concentration to choose from. These include Field Epidemiology, Public Health Nursing, Program Development, and Public Health Practice. The MPH in Health Care & Prevention is only available on campus and is designed for medical students and practicing physicians. The MPH in Occupational Health Nursing is available on campus and as a distance learning option, is for RNs with a bachelor's degree and requires 2 - 2 ½ years to complete.
  • University of Washington is among the U.S. universities in public health education, with a remarkable range of MPH options available to public health graduate applicants. The School of Public Health is divided into five departments, each of which offers one or more MPH degrees. The options include the MPH in Biostatistics, MPH in Environmental Health, and MPH in Global Health. From the Epidemiology Department there is the MPH in Epidemiology, MPH in Global Epidemiology, and MPH in Maternal & Child Health. Department of Health Services offers the MPH in Health Services with General Concentration, Health Systems & Policy Concentration, Maternal & Child Health Concentration, and Social & Behavioral Health Services Concentration.
  • University of Michigan has a large School of Public Health with several options for graduate work in the field. There is a MPH in Biostatistics, MPH in Health Behavior & Health Education, and a MPH in Health Management & Policy. The MPH in Epidemiology offers concentrations in International Health, and Hospital & Molecular Epidemiology. The MPH in Environmental Health Sciences has specializations in Human Nutrition, Industrial Hygiene, Hazardous Substances, Risk Sciences, Toxicology, and Environmental Quality & Health.
  • University of California at Berkeley offers a two year Master of Public Health with several areas of concentration. The specializations for this degree include Environmental Health Sciences, Biostatistics/Epidemiology, Health & Social Behavior, Health Policy & Management, Infectious Diseases, and Maternal & Child Health. There is also an eleven month accelerated program for the MPH that is open to applicants who already hold a doctorate or a master's degree in a related field.
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            M.S. Mind-Body Medicine
            • Several institutional scholarship opportunities are available to students who qualify.
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            • Offers graduate degree programs in organizational leadership, mind-body medicine, psychology and human science.
            • Accredited by the WASC Senior College and University Commission (WUSCUC).
            • Two teaching locations in Seattle, Washington with the university headquarters located in Oakland, California.
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            Healthcare Management - MBA (Master's)
            • Average class size is 25, allowing for more one-on-one time with instructors.
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            • Most instructors are working professionals in the fields they teach.
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            MSN - Family Nurse Practitioner

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            Master of Public Health Online
            • Ranked one of the Best National Universities in 2015 by U.S. News and World Report.
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            The program is delivered online through a blend of live online classes and self-paced course work. Additionally, you’ll participate in public health service-learning experiences during your time in the program, giving you relevant, on-ground experience.

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