Master of Public Health / Social & Behavioral Sciences
Kent State University

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health in Social and Behavioral Sciences helps students understand the person, the behavior, and the environment, learning how these factors intersect in public health.  Courses prepare students to develop programs that prevent disease, promote health and health equity, and manage chronic illnesses.  This specialization is designed to teach students how to evaluate and intervene on a multitude of different health issues both locally and internationally, while integrating social factors that improve the quality of life for those in their communities.


  • Official undergraduate transcript(s)
  • A bachelor’s degree
  • Resume/CV
  • Goal statement
  • Three letters of recommendation

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

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