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Master of Public Health / Disaster Management

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health in Disaster Management develops the skills to prepare for, respond to, and manage the public health aspects of natural and man-made disasters from the local to the global level.  The program covers disaster preparedness, response, and management; crises communication; population issues associated with disasters; psychosocial aspects of disasters; and epidemiology and biostatics.


  • Baccalaureate degree with GPA of 3.0
  • At least 3 years of professional experience in occupational health, industrial hygiene, environmental health or closely related field
  • Official transcript
  • A written statement of purpose and objectives
  • Three letters of recommendation

Accreditation & Licensing

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)