*Capella permits students in its bachelor's-level public health
program to take 12 required credits at the master's level. Those
credits apply towards the master's-level program, reducing the
overall courses and tuition to complete the degree.
Apply your understanding of the history, theory, and practice of
public health to advance prevention and wellness.
Our curriculum can help you identify, interpret, evaluate, and
synthesize public health information, data, and evidence.
Develop a strong ethical background in public health that you can
apply when working with diverse populations.
Stand out as a problem solver and learn to address public health
concerns independently, or as part of a team.
You’ll learn how to communicate public health information to a
diverse audience in practical ways.
We'll introduce you to the foundations of public health including epidemiology, biostastics, social and behavioral sciences, environmental health, and management and health policy.
Learn with Villa Health—a virtual training tool that simulates
real-world public health situations.
Our public health curriculum is aligned to industry standards to help
you gain the relevant skills you can apply to your field.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
*This is only an estimate, using general program
pricing. Your price may be higher or lower depending on
your specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. The
prices above show what you would pay if you brought in the average
number of transfer credits or the maximum allowed transfer credits.
At Capella, we believe your education is an investment in your future. It’s also an investment within your grasp. Your goals are achievable—there are more ways to save than you might think.
We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
Many employers and organizations partner with Capella to offer
tuition discounts. Talk to an enrollment counselor to learn
Our learning partner, Sophia Learning, is a self-paced, online option
for fulfilling bachelor’s requirements for only $329 per course.
Capella’s online bachelor’s in public health program has curriculum designed to allow you to collaborate with—and gain insights from—other health care professionals through an interprofessional learning format.
|Course Number||Course Description|
|MPH5220||Social Determinants of Healthy Equity|
|MPH5503||Environmental Health Concepts in Public Health|
|MPH5506||Social and Behavioral Foundations in Public Health|
|PUBH4009||Introduction to Biostatistics|
|PUBH4012||Introduction to Epidemiology|
These folks are superstars. We hear it from our students (and grads).
They’re here to help find a program fit and set you up for
First they listen. Then they act—for you. Running the numbers,
exploring ways to save, and making the financing of your education
Want to learn more about courses, instructors, or resources? Ask our
advisors—they know all about the details of your program.
Our distinguished faculty members hold top credentials in their
fields. They’re here to teach the knowledge and skills you’ll need,
From ongoing research initiatives to effectively communicating
information to diverse populations, public health officials play a
vital role in combating infectious diseases.
What makes an effective leader in public health? Defining the top
public health issues and leadership characteristics required to
Public health nurses advance health care and educate communities. Learn about this career path and the requirements to get started.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration.
*These examples are intended to serve as a general guide. Many factors determine what position an individual may attain, and Capella can’t guarantee a graduate will secure any specific job title.