Master of Public Health
University of South Dakota

Program Details

Designed with rural communities in mind, the online Master of Public Health at the University of South Dakota is a partnership program with South Dakota State.  The objective of this MPH is to create leaders that:

  • Efficiently run hospitals in the fluctuating environment of healthcare reform
  • Improve the health and wellness of communities through public health departments
  • Contain healthcare costs and disease proliferation through epidemiological analysis and quality control

Your coursework will center upon health services administration, environmental health, epidemiology, biostatistics and the social and behavioral sciences.

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Dakota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

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

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