Executive Master of Public Health
University of Washington

Program Details

The online Executive Master of Public Health teaches the core public health competencies using a team-based learning approach.  Students learn to assess community assets and needs and apply participatory approaches to solving public health problems in communities, and also learn to develop, implement, monitor, evaluate, and improve public health programs, policies, and interventions.  Courses teach epidemiological and biostatistical methods, leadership skills, strategies to reduce health inequalities, and about environmental health principles and approaches.


  • Must attend six on-campus sessions (one per quarter, 3-5 days) at Puget Sound Plaza in downtown Seattle
  • Bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited college or university in the United States or its equivalent
  • A minimum 3.0 grade point average (4.0 scale) for the last 60 graded semester credits or the last 90 graded quarter credits
  • Two or more years of professional experience, preferably related to public health
  • Submit transcript(s) from all institutions attended
  • Resume or CV
  • Statement of purpose
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • GRE scores (if applicable)

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities