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Master of Professional Studies / Public Health Administration

Program Details

The online Master of Professional Studies degree is a multi-disciplinary master's degree designed to meet emerging workforce development needs.

A salient feature of the degree program is the flexibility for the student to combine a major subject area with one or more cognate areas designed to enhance professional workforce skills desired by employers in industry, government, health care, and information technology careers.


  • Must have an earned bachelor's degree with a minimum grade point average of 3.0 for last 60 credit hours on the bachelor's degree; OR a 2.50-2.99 grade point average for last 60 credit hours on the bachelor's degree and an acceptable score of 148 on both the Verbal and Quantitative components of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) or a minimum score of 40 on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT)
  • Official transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • International students with 3-year degrees will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the graduate dean

Accreditation & Licensing

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