Show as: Mobile

Master of Public Health (MPH)

University of San Francisco
Length: 1 - 2 years
Study pace: Full time/part time
Education level: Master's degree
Location: Online / distance learning, Sacramento, San Francisco
Start date: August 2018

Program description

Program description

Master of Public Health (MPH)

The Master of Public Health (MPH) program is designed for those who are interested in undertaking leadership roles in the public health field. It offers learning that reaches beyond the classroom into a city well-known for its progressive approach to public health advocacy and community outreach. This is an  interprofessional degree for tomorrow's public health leaders. Students complete coursework in a number of fields, including biostatistics, epidemiology, community and behavioral health, environmental health, and public health policy and management.

The program is especially designed for candidates wanting to develop practice-oriented skills and competencies to promote population health. San Francisco is a a city with many opportunities for public health education and health promotion possibilities.

This program provides students with the following features:

  • Accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health
  • Interprofessional competencies in epidemiology, leadership, management, and policy
  • Award-winning faculty from law, nursing, and public health
  • Program completion in one year of accelerated study or two years of part-time study
  • Classes at the Presidio Campus in San Francisco, a branch campus in Sacramento, or online
  • Program entry in the fall for on-campus delivery and in the fall or spring for the online format 

Admission requirements

The following requirements are considered in the review of applications:

  1. Online Application
  2. Personal Statement
  3. Transcript(s)
  4. Resume
  5. Letters of Recommendation

Tuition & fees

The cost of this program is $1340 per credit. 

Request info

Want to know more about this program, Master of Public Health (MPH)? Fill out the following form and include any questions you have. This information will be sent directly to the school, and a representative will respond to your enquiry.


About school

University of San Francisco

Located in the heart of one of the world’s most diverse and innovative cities, the University of San Francisco is a vibrant academic community of faculty and students who achieve excellence in their fields. The University of San Francisco is...

Read more about this school

Contact info

University of San Francisco

2130 Fulton Street
94117-1080 San Francisco
United States of America

 Show phone number