This degree is perfect for practitioners in public health, health care and social service who have specialized knowledge in their fields and desire a greater understanding of the principles of population health and the technical skills that are the foundation of public health practice.
Students who graduate with this degree will gain a greater understanding of the overall field of public health as they develop specific skills and enhance their administrative and leadership abilities.
Dual Degree Options
SLU graduates are employed all over the nation and internationally in a wide variety of settings and positions. Some of the career paths in public health include:
Our faculty are internationally recognized as leaders in the field of public health and have active research in areas such as:
|MPH-Public Health Practice Curriculum
Students in joint concentrations will have a curriculum that varies from the one below.
MPH Core Curriculum