Master of Public Health / Parks & Recreation
Indiana University Online

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health in Parks and Recreation provides the knowledge and skills to influence decisions about resources and land use with the health of the public in mind.  The curriculum covers topics including administrative, theory, and management in parks, recreation, tourism, and public lands; public health policy and politics; population health determinants, legal aspects, philosophy of leisure and recreation, and evidence-based approaches to public health; human health and quality of life; and leadership and communication.  Graduates work within the parks, recreation, and leisure delivery systems in the built and natural environment to promote the health of the public.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Indiana University Online is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

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