About the Online Master of Public Health
Advance Your Public Health Career or Become Profession Ready with Marketable Skills
The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree program at the University of Bridgeport prepares public health practitioners for complex local, national and global issues in contemporary public health by providing a relevant and innovative competency based curriculum.
Learn how to tackle a range of public health issues from acute and chronic illnesses to lifestyle and health behavior change, including maternal and child health, the opioid epidemic, Medicare for all, influenza, obesity, and emerging health issues.
Our signature program promotes equity, inquiry, health, and well-being, as well as skill development for current and emerging leaders.
The MPH program prepares its graduates for a variety of roles in public health administration, policy, and advocacy through content that engages both the science and practice of public health management. The skills acquired in the MPH program are both practical and transferable to a number of healthcare fields. Program goals align with the mission of Health People 2030 that promotes, strengthens, and evaluates the nation’s efforts to improve the health and well-being of all people.
Health Policy and Management
6 Start Dates
12 to 15-month Accelerated Option*
No GRE/GMAT Required
*Program length may vary by individual