Master of Public Health / Social & Behavioral Sciences
Indiana University Online

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health in Social and Behavioral Sciences prepares graduates to help communities improve social factors that influence health behavior. Students will study the theoretical and practical social determinants of health. Students may choose between global maternal and child health or public health communication as a focus.

Classes include, but are not limited to:

  • Health disparities and health equity
  • Health promotion and disease prevention
  • Planning, evaluation, and management

The online master’s degree program prepares graduates to pursue careers in government, nonprofit, or private industries. Career opportunities for graduates include jobs in health communications, health education, community development consultation, social services, health management, and beyond. The faculty and student body of social and behavioral sciences are dedicated humanitarians who strive to advance the health and dignity of all people.

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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

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

GRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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