Simmons College offers the online Master of Public Health. This program is designed to give students the real-world skills needed to positively impact public health and address health inequity on a local, national, and global scale. Students analyze how population health is shaped by factors such as economics, environment, education, occupation, race, and other systems of advantage and disadvantage.
Students also learn core public health methodology, leadership, and advocacy skills needed to effectively design, implement, and evaluate programs, policies, and campaigns targeted at improving population health equity.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
Simmons College is accredited by:
New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA3.0 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s), Essay/Writing Sample, Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent
- Requires in-person attendance of two immersion experiences, one at the Boston campus, and another destination immersion