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Creighton University – Online Master of Public Health Degree Program2018-02-14T02:29:15+00:00

Creighton University – Online Master of Public Health Degree Program

Program Overview

According to Creighton University:

Creighton’s online MPH degree program gives you the very latest tools and techniques to leave a lasting impact in the public health sector. If you have a passion for helping others and an interest in public health issues, this advanced healthcare degree will help you turn your passions and interests into a rewarding career.

At a Glance

URL http://online.creighton.edu/mph/masters-in-public-health

Total credit hours

44

Tuition per credit                 

Tuition and fees

Practicum, internship and/or on-campus intensive

Four (4) credit hours of practicum experience

Concentrations

Creighton’s online MPH degree program features a dynamic, interactive core health care curriculum enhanced with a choice of career-building concentrations to match your interests and professional goals.

  • Health Policy and Ethics: This concentration prepares students to tackle the most intricate and far-reaching questions in the areas of bioethics, health-related law and health care reform. The development of health policy at the institutional, state and federal level is explored as students in this concentration examine the societal, economic and cultural forces that can create – or minimize – inequity in health and well-being.
  • Healthcare Management: This concentration offers students the opportunity to acquire the leadership and management skills needed to pursue positions of authority and influence in organizations that serve the public and promote public health. Explore the principles of public health leadership with courses that focus on the economics of health care, understanding the social and political forces influencing public health service delivery, and management strategies necessary to lead public health organizations.

Full-time/part-time/accelerated                 

Full-time/part-time

Time to complete                 

2.5 years

Admission requirements

According to Creighton University, to be eligible for admission to the Master of Public Health program, applicants must fulfill the following requirements:

  • Applicants for admission to the Master of Public Health must have a baccalaureate or higher degree. Applicants who do not hold a post-baccalaureate degree must have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 in the last 60 hours of undergraduate study.
  • Completed application and the $50 application fee.
  • Curriculum vitae (representation of credentials within academia)
  • Three recommendation forms are required to be completed and submitted by persons other than family members who are capable of assessing an applicant’s performance in an academic or work setting.
  • All international applicants from countries in which English is not the primary language must demonstrate proficiency in the English language by submitting a minimum TOEFL score of 100 iBT (213 CBT/550 PBT) International applicants who received their baccalaureate or higher degree from an accredited institution in the U.S., United Kingdom, Ireland, Canada, Australia, New Zealand or Africa (English-speaking only) are not required to submit a TOEFL score report.

Submit official transcripts from all colleges and universities attended. Transcripts must be sent directly from the issuing institution.