Master of Public Health

Master of Public Health (M.P.H.)

Admissions Information
Liberty University Online Program

Residential Program

Liberty University's Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) is a prestigious degree that enhances your marketable credentials. In public health fields, the M.P.H. is comparable to the M.B.A. in the business world and is an applied science degree. Epidemiology (the study of epidemics and epidemic diseases) and biostatistics are the foundation of the M.P.H. The degree is a great fit for any who desire a health care delivery/public health government career or expanded public health knowledge for personal interest or service.


Academic Information

Specializations

  • Health Promotion
  • Global Health
  • Nutrition

Courses

Sampling of program courses:

  • Biostatistics: HLTH 501
  • Principles of Epidemiology: HLTH 503
  • Principles of Environmental Health: HLTH 505
  • Public Health Administration: HLTH 507
  • Social and Behavioral Theory Applications in Public Health: HLTH 509
  • Research Methods in Public Health: HLTH 511

Practicum - HLTH 698

Practicum coordinator: Jonathan Giles jagiles@liberty.edu.

Program of Study

Degree Completion Plans


Career Opportunities

  • Local government
  • State government
  • Federal agencies such as: OSHA, FDA, CDC, etc.