Doctor of Public Health
University of Nebraska Medical Center

Program Details

With a Doctor of Public Health degree, you will be well equipped to work as a leader in a wide range of practice-based settings. Graduates will be able to fulfill administrative roles in public, private, and academic settings.

This DrPH program covers areas including data analysis, education, policy, and programs. Students will also gain key skills in leadership and management. Graduates will possess the knowledge and experience to implement essential and broad-reaching public health initiatives in their communities. Students may choose an optional concentration in either Epidemiology or Emergency Preparedness.

Some career opportunities for graduates include:

  • Health policy advisor
  • Community health manager
  • Health department director
  • Public health program director

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100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nebraska Medical Center is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

GRE, 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 at least three years of relevant public health practice