Master of Public Health
South Dakota State University

Program Details

An online Public Health degree gives you the expertise to manage healthcare needs in rural communities and beyond. Advance your knowledge in health education and increase your leadership capabilities. As part of this program focus on core areas, some of which include epidemiology, environmental health, and behavioral sciences.

Program objectives provide techniques to be utilized across a range of potential positions.

  • Learn how to assess the needs of your population in order to implement effective health prevention and educational programs.
  • Expand your knowledge in policy and regulations.
  • Grow your soft skills in interpersonal communications and problem-solving. 

This online MPH is offered as a collaborative program through SDSU and the University of South Dakota.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

South Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Criminal Background Check, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Statement of Purpose/Intent