Master of Public Health
Samford University

Program Details

Samford offers the online Master of Public Health. This program will prepare you to become a leader capable of addressing current global health problems. This multidisciplinary approach will help you apply the latest scientific knowledge to build solutions to some of the greatest threats to human health. Students will learn to apply epidemiologic methods to the measurement of disease rates, prevention of infectious diseases, and the development and evaluation of health programs and policies.

Sample of Program Courses:

  • Biostatistics for Public Health Professionals
  • Public Health Foundations
  • Global Health Systems
  • Culture and Health
  • Strategic Planning


  • Baccalaureate degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university (degree in any field)
  • Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 (4.0 scale)
  • Submit three letters of reference 

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges