Doctor of Public Health
University of South Florida-Main Campus

Program Details

The online Doctor of Public Health emphasizes advanced public health education and training designed to prepare individuals for leadership roles in practice-based settings such as health departments, non-profit organizations, health service, international agencies, and community-based organizations.  Emphasis is placed on fostering advanced expertise in developing, implementing, and evaluating evidence-informed public health practice.


  • Requires attendance of three DrPH Institutes on campus
  • Must have an MPH, MHA, MSPH, or other relevant Masters degree from an accredited institution with a minimum GPA of 3.0
  • GRE test score
  • Resume or CV
  • Must have a minimum of two years advanced work experience in public health
  • Statement of purpose
  • Recommendation letters
  • TOEFL scores for international students (if applicable)

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Colleges