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Master of Public Health (MPH) Program

Improving Public Health

The Public Health program prepares students to promote health, prevent disease, and protect the environment of our communities, locally and beyond. We achieve this through our evidence-based interdisciplinary approaches in education, research, practice, and community engagement. Discover what you can do with a Master of Public Health from the University of Cincinnati.

A Degree in A Growing Field

As a professional degree, skills gained through the UC MPH Program are recognized as being directly applicable to public health practice and careers worldwide. Choose between seven concentration areas that can help you develop in-demand skills in real-world settings.  

UC MPH Program Nationally Ranked

USNWR Best Grad Schools

The U.S. News & World Report ranks the best graduate schools in the United States. Our MPH program was ranked 89th out of 195 public health program and schools, which are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health.

95% Placement Rate

Placement rate is based on the cohort of UC MPH students that graduated in academic year 2018-2019. Placement includes 1) employed, 2) continuing education/training and 3) not seeking employment by choice (CEPH 2020 annual report). Masters CEPH Accredited

CEPH Accredited

The UC MPH program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), the nationally recognized accrediting body for both schools of public health and public health programs.

STEM Designated

All UC MPH concentrations are science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) designated. The classification of instructional program (CIP) code used for the UC MPH Program is 51.2202.

Professional Networking

UC MPH students have the opportunity to learn from internationally recognized faculty and network with local public health leaders to build their professional network. Our program offers opportunities to interact with leading public health professionals from Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center (CCHMC), University of Cincinnati Medical Center (UC Health), Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), regional and local health departments, and more.

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Department of Environmental & Public Health Sciences
Division of Public Health Sciences
Kettering Lab Building
Room 133
160 Panzeca Way
Cincinnati, OH 45267-0056
Mail Location: 0056

Phone: 513-558-5704