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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).

With a focus in emergency preparedness, you will graduate with the following skills and knowledge:


  •  Risk management
  • Crisis and disaster management
  • Risk assessment
  • Emergency communications
  • Decision making
  • Disaster recovery process
  • Strategic planning

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.


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. Please contact the school for more information.

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

 Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)