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Evaluate effectiveness and equity in health care, public health, and
Interpret data to apply evidence-based approaches to public health
research, policy, and practice.
Gain the skills and knowledge to design, manage, and evaluate public
health policies and programs.
Expand your ability to assess, understand, and lead in executing
solutions to public health problems.
Learn to assimilate and convey health information to a diverse
audience to improve community health.
Collaborate across disciplines to apply systems-thinking tools to
public health issues.
Your MPH includes an 80-hour, hands-on practicum working with faculty
and other professionals to gain exposure and develop skills in public
Work one-on-one with a professional leadership coach to identify your
own leadership style and strengths to lead others.
Our MPH curriculum follows the recommendations in the Blue Ribbon
Public Health Employers’ Advisory Board Report.
Our original learning format offers extra structure for those who
want it. We'll set the schedule, you meet the deadlines.
*This is only an estimate, using general program pricing, and
it does not include fees (including application and resource kit fees).
Your price may be higher or lower depending on your
specialization, transfer credits, and tuition discounts. If transfer
credits are allowed in this offering, the prices above show what you
would pay if you brought in the average number of transfer credits
and the price if you brought in the maximum allowed transfer credits.
Speak with an enrollment counselor to get a personalized cost estimate for what you can expect to pay.
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We can accept many transfer credits from regionally accredited
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Our Master of Public Health program emphasizes environmental public
health concepts; psychological, behavioral, and social factors of
health disparities; epidemiology and biostatistics; public health
systems and processes, and economics.
|Course Number||Course Title|
|MPH5503||Environmental Health Concepts in Public Health|
|MPH5512||Principles of Epidemiology|
|MPH5208||Public Health Program Planning and Evaluation|
|MPH5220||Social Determinants of Health Equity|
|MPH5304||Learning to Lead in Public Health Settings: Personal and Team Development|
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advocacy, public health, and nursing.
A look at developing public health issues and leadership
characteristics required to address them.
Here are just some of the career options you could explore with our
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positions may prefer or even require previous experience, licensure,
certifications, and/or other designations along with a degree. Because
many factors determine what position an individual may attain, Capella
cannot guarantee that a graduate will secure any specific job title, a
promotion, salary increase, or other career outcome. We encourage you
to research requirements for your job target and career goals.