Master of Public Health / Urban Health
Northeastern University

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health in Urban Health combines technical expertise with the cultural sensitivity required to communicate effectively with, and advocate for, diverse urban populations.  The curriculum examines how urban environments can affect populations’ wellbeing through racial and ethnic health disparities.  Courses provide skills in areas ranging from poverty, violence, and substance abuse to immigration, migration, and suburbanization.


  • Undergraduate grade point average of 3.00 or higher
  • Official transcript(s) of all college-level study 
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Statement of Purpose and Objectives
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

New England Commission of Higher Education