Master of Public Health / Epidemiology
East Tennessee State University

Program Details

Study what is known as the “basic science of public health,” epidemiology, with this online public health degree.  Learn to investigate patterns and causes of disease and injury in humans as you try to reduce the risk and occurrence of negative health outcomes.  You will use:

  • Research
  • Community education
  • Health policy

With this competency-based curriculum, you will study who becomes ill, why certain people are more likely to become ill, and how to prevent the spread of illness.

This program was designed with working professionals in mind, ensuring that you will have the flexibility needed to successfully balance your education and career.  Benefit from courses led by the same faculty teaching on campus.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

East Tennessee State University is accredited by:

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent