Master of Public Health / Public Health Practice
George Mason University

Program Details

The Master of Public Health (MPH) is the most widely recognized professional degree for those wishing to enter or advance in the field of public health. Mason’s MPH program provides coursework in the five core disciplines of public health – epidemiology, biostatistics, health administration, social and behavioral sciences, and environmental health.

Students in the Public Health Practice concentration examine the social and environmental factors associated with improving population and community health with a focus on the application of evidence-based public health concepts. The curriculum and practicum for this concentration align with the Core Competencies for Public Health Professionals (2014) and prepare students for the Certified in Public Health (CPH) examination.


  • Official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended from which you earned credit
  • Goals statement 
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges