MPH Promotion Online Degree Programs
Credit Hours
Years (Avg.)
Class Type
100% online, 8-week courses
Transfer Credits
Transfer in up to 50% of the degree total
Next Start Date
Mar 16, 2020

Help Communities and Individuals Live Healthier Lives with an Online Master of Public Health – Health Promotion Degree

Take your professional skills further with Liberty University’s 100% online, CEPH-accredited Master of Public Health in Health Promotion degree. Our public health courses will enrich your understanding and enhance your credentials as you gain expertise in solutions to healthcare obstacles, best practices in disease prevention, and nutrition consulting.

The online M.P.H. in Health Promotion degree is a great fit for students who want to branch out into a career in healthcare management, healthcare advocacy, or any other healthcare-focused business role.

You may be wondering “what is health promotion?” Health promotion is a discipline of communication and management that tries to influence healthier behavior and choices for individuals and communities. Health promotion experts often consult companies, governments, and individuals on changes to make their work and living environments healthier.

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Why Choose Liberty University’s Online M.P.H. in Health Promotion Program?

The online Master of Public Health in Health Promotion degree is designed to help you master practical skills that will equip you for many industries where health promotion is needed. Whether your interest is in career advancement or furthering your training and education in health promotions, you will learn how to manage and educate others regarding the importance of health and wellness in communities, schools, workplaces, and more.

The courses in the online M.P.H. in Health Promotion integrate faith with learning in a professional atmosphere and can help prepare you to serve as an effective public health expert in the modern world. 

What Will You Learn in our Master’s in Health Promotion Degree Program?

Liberty University’s online Master of Public Health in Health Promotion is an applied science degree that provides both theory and practical experience to solve real-world problems. Our M.P.H. programs also include a practicum designed to develop your leadership ability and communication skills with hands-on training.

Within the program, you will learn about biostatistics, principles of epidemiology and environmental health, public health administration, social and behavioral theory, and research methods.

We want students to leave our program prepared to influence the world for Christ by applying the latest scientific knowledge to health issues from a biblical perspective.

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Program Highlights for the Online MPH in Health Promotion

  • By earning your M.P.H. in Health Promotion online from a nonprofit university whose online programs ranked in the top 1% of more than 2,100 online colleges and universities for academic quality, affordability, and accessibility, you will be set apart from others in your field.
  • Tuition for all undergraduate, graduate and doctoral programs has not increased in 4 straight years. While many other online colleges have raised tuition, Liberty has been able to keep costs low as a nonprofit university. 
  • Liberty University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).
  • Liberty’s public health programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).
  • As an online student, you will have the opportunity to network with leaders and experts in public health from across the country.
  • You can complete the online Master of Public Health in Health Promotion in less than 2 years.
  • With the health promotion cognate, students who have completed at least 25 hours of their core course requirements are eligible to sit for the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam.

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HLTH 698 MPH Practicum (for current students) – If you have completed the following items and would like to begin your practicum, please contact the practicum coordinator, Giordana Morales at For more information about MPH Practicum FAQs, documents, and contact information, please visit MPH Practicum – HLTH 698.

  • Complete core and specialization courses successfully (elective courses may be taken concurrently with the practicum).
  • Submit and pass your background check through Castle Branch.
  • Mail completed agreement form to the MPH Practicum Coordinator for approval.

Military Benefits

Liberty University is dedicated to providing world-class educational experiences to military students across the globe. Whether you are a current service member, discharged or retired from service, or the spouse of a service member or veteran, we are here to support you every step of the journey.

As a thank-you for your dedication and service to our country, Liberty is honored to serve and support you in your pursuit of online education by offering the following benefits: 

  • Tuition discounts – $275 per credit hour for graduate courses

  • Additional discount for veterans who serve in a civilian capacity as a First Responder (less than $625 per course)

  • 8-week courses, 8 different start dates each year, and no set login times

Potential Career Options with an Online MPH in Health Promotion

This online graduate degree program in health promotion helps to prepare students to work in health promotion occupations around the world, including positions like: 

  • Director of non-governmental organization (NGO)
  • Health and safety advocate
  • Health educator
  • Public health specialist

Admission Requirements for Online Graduate Programs

Applicants must have a regionally or nationally accredited bachelor’s degree with 2.5 or above cumulative combined GPA for admission in good standing. Please visit our admission requirements page for more detailed admissions-related information. 

All applicants must submit the following:

  • Admission application
  • Application fee*
  • Official college transcripts
  • Unofficial college transcripts may be accepted with a completed official transcript request form.**
  • Proof of English proficiency

*There is no upfront application fee; however, a deferred $50 application fee will be assessed during financial check-in. This fee is waived for qualifying service members, veterans, and military spouses – documentation verifying military status is required.

**An official transcript is needed within 60 days of acceptance or before non-attendance drops for the first set of matriculated classes, whichever comes first.