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Public Health


Doctor of Public Health

Lead effectively, help others, and make a difference with an online Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) degree from Capella University. Learn to apply research to design public health programs, devise solutions to address immediate and long-term public health issues, recognize emerging trends, employ social responsibility, and lead with integrity. If you’re a public health professional who wants to manage at a high level and influence positive change, this program can help position you for success.

Integrated capstone

Work with inspiring mentors within an organization as part of your program; this integrated approach allows you to solve real-world challenges.

Interprofessional education

Share your learning and insights with nursing and public health students completing related programs as part of an interprofessional course structure.

Ongoing support

Our faculty and support team are here to help throughout your doctoral program—in the courseroom and in your capstone project.

Classes start February 8

Use the code WINTER to waive the $50 application fee

At a Glance

  • Online
  • 12 Core courses
  • 2 Capstone courses
  • 18 Max transfer credits
  • 60 Coursework credits

Reduce your tuition by $20,000

Enroll in a qualified program and apply for a $20K Capella Progress Reward, a scholarship to help fund your doctoral degree.