Public Health Administration & Policy MPH

Become a leader and innovator in public and population health management, analysis, and policy.

The Public Health Administration & Policy MPH program provides core knowledge about managing organizations and influencing policy to improve population health.

The curriculum emphasizes the skills necessary for population-focused management, policy development, and evidence-based public health. Graduates work in government agencies, nonprofits, health care systems, and for-profit organizations that seek to improve the health of populations.

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Advantages of the Public Health Administration & Policy MPH

  • Connected. The Public Health Administration & Policy program has relationships with numerous national, state, and local public and private health organizations, creating opportunities for our students.
  • Current. Faculty conduct cutting-edge research and help shape health and health care policy at all levels.
  • Support. Students get individualized academic, professional, and career advising from faculty and staff.
  • Networking. More than 10,000 alumni support students through mentorships, field experiences, career networking, and employment opportunities.
  • Real world. Our Community Advisory Board helps us stay connected to what is really going on in the workplace.

Program Format

The Public Health Administration & Policy MPH program is a full-time, two year program that focuses on building skills in policy development and advocacy; project, program, and organization management; and data analysis and management.

Additional Program Options

Public Health Administration & Policy at Arizona State University (your MPH degree will be from University of Minnesota School of Public Health)

Executive Public Health Administration & Policy (for working professionals or those seeking to accelerate their current public health practice)

Application Deadline
for Fall Admission

Scholarship Consideration Deadline: December 1
Final Deadline: June 1

Makshita Luthra
Makshita Luthra, MPH ’17, Public Health Administration & Policy, did her field experience at The Mayo Clinic. Click on the photo to read more.

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Major Coordinator
Danielle Sackstein

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