Master of Public Health
Simmons University

Program Details

Simmons University provides a customizable Master of Public Health (MPH). With choices in the coursework, you can become an expert in your area of passion. Options include:

  • Public health policy
  • Food insecurity
  • Maternal health
  • And more

Depending on your schedule, you can opt for the accelerated program or their traditional track. The focus of the curriculum is on health equity. This stance permeates every aspect of the program. Graduates learn to research and address health disparities, getting to the root causes.

Through the lens of social justice and equity, you will gain skills to work as effective public health practitioners. The program includes self-paced coursework, online courses, and in-person immersion experiences. 

Learning Pace


% Online

Mostly Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

Simmons University is accredited by:

New England Commission of Higher Education (NECHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Requires in-person attendance of two immersion experiences, one at the Boston campus, and another destination immersion