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Master of Public Health

Program Details

Benedictine University’s online Master of Public Health (MPH) offers you a flexible way to advance your career, whether in the private or public sector. With a 30-year legacy of graduating public health leaders, the program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and offers four focus areas to specialize in. An accelerated track is available, as well as two dual-degree options, so you can earn an MBA or Master of Science in Management and Organizational Behavior in tandem with your MPH.

A GRE-waiver is available to students who qualify, there is no residency requirement associated with the curriculum, and all students have access to support, tutoring and professional development services.

Choose a focus and earn a graduate certificate along with your MPH at no additional time or cost.

  • Health Education & Promotion
  • Health Management & Policy
  • Emergency Preparedness
  • Epidemiology


  • You must have an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75. 
  • Applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements may be admitted on a provisional basis.
  • A GRE waiver is available to students who qualify. 
  • Official, sealed copies of your transcripts from any and all previously attended colleges and universities, mailed to the address below.
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional references. 
  • Resume detailing your professional work experience.
  • Letter of Intent.

Accreditation & Licensing

The Higher Learning Commission

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)