Master of Public Health / Health Promotion, Education & Behavior
University of South Carolina-Columbia

Program Details

The online Master of Public Health with a concentration in Health Promotion, Education and Behavior provides a diverse set of highly transferable, interdisciplinary skills that will help make students more impactful agents of change in their careers and in people’s lives.  The program trains students to become leaders and advocate for change to facilitate healthful practices, develop programs aimed at promoting good health, and evaluate health programs to ensure they are meeting program and societal objectives.  Students also learn to develop and disseminate knowledge through systematic research and evaluation.


  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Official transcripts from all institutions previously attended, including non-degree courses taken
  • GPA of 3.00 (4.0 scale) or higher
  • GRE test scores (may be waived with significant prior professional experience)
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Letter of intent
  • Current resume
  • Minimum of two years post-baccalaureate health-related professional experience

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges