BS – Public Health
Capella University

Program Details

Whether you want to work in your community or beyond, this online BS in Public Health can prepare you to improve the well-being of entire populations. From public services to mobile clinics, the value of a public health degree can elevate your career. Courses at Capella usually include:

  • Introduction to Biostatistics
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Introduction to Public Health Policy and Management
  • Introduction to Environmental Health

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

High School or Equivalent

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official High School Transcript/GED Score

Additional Info

  • It is highly recommended that applicants be at least 24 years old; special exceptions may apply.
  • Applicants who do not have any credits eligible for transfer must successfully complete a university-approved reading and writing assessment.