Explore current public health issues and gain a solid foundation to apply innovative approaches in practice and research to this rapidly evolving field.
Our MPH program is intentionally interprofessional, connecting you to a network of fellow students, international and community organizations, and diverse health professionals.
Through a combination of didactic and experience-based courses, you’ll develop skills in applied public health research, data management, community health improvement, and environmental interventions locally and around the world.
In the health behavior and promotion specialty, you will focus on the prevention of disease and injury and the promotion healthy behavior through education, communication, research, and publication.
Interested specifically in global health? You have the option to add our graduate certificate in Global Health to your MPH degree.
* ODU has submitted an application for this Master of Public Health program to be accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health for the Master of Public Health program. For additional information please see https://ceph.org/. This program is also pending approval by the State Council for Higher Education in Virginia.