Master of Public Health / Community Health Education
California State University-Northridge

Program Details

Public health focuses on promoting wellness through education, research, and healthy lifestyles. To serve this need, California State University in Northridge offers a Master of Public Health in Community Health Education. This online MPH covers the five core areas of public health and professional preparation: biostatistics, environmental health, epidemiology, health policy and management, and social and behavioral science. The flexible degree provides a cohesive and supportive community of health experts. The curriculum includes fieldwork, which will provide real world experience in the public health sector. Graduates go on to work in a range of disciplines and settings, including local, state, and national public health departments, health-based nonprofits, clinical and patient education, and social work.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

California State University-Northridge is accredited by:

WASC Senior College and University Commission (WSCUC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)

Restricted States

New Mexico, North Carolina, Rhode Island