Our Degrees & Programs
We offer a world-class education priced less than our competitors. Our students work on real-world projects alongside top public health experts.
We offer a variety of majors, degrees and certificate programs.
Discover public health at the University of Minnesota.
Our Master of Public Health (MPH) programs
MPH degrees are traditionally suited for those who want to practice in a public health setting. The School of Public Health offers MPH degrees that meet the Association of Schools of Public Health (ASPH) core competencies in the following areas:
- Community Health Promotion
- Environmental Health
- Executive Program in Public Health Practice
- Maternal and Child Health (on-campus and online)
- Public Health Administration and Policy
- Public Health Dentistry
- Public Health Informatics
- Public Health Medicine
- Public Health Nutrition
- Veterinary Public Health
Our Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) programs
The MHA degree is a practice-based, professional degree that meets the competencies identified by both the accrediting agency for healthcare administration programs (ACEHSA) and those of the Association of Schools of Public Health.
Our Master of Science (MS) programs
MS degrees are traditionally geared for those who want a career in research and academics. The School of Public Health offers MS degrees in the following areas:
Our Doctoral (PhD) programs
We offer four doctoral programs that will prepare you to conduct and publish original research and/or to teach public health and medical professionals, scientists and undergraduate and graduate students.
Dual and Joint Degrees
Our dual and joint degree programs allow you to gain a foundation in public health while complementing professional practice.
Public Health Minor
Learn how to earn a public health minor.
Interdisciplinary Concentrations are available to students pursuing an MPH.