Empowering a generation of public health professionals with skills, knowledge, and competencies to contribute creatively and ethically to education, research and service to promote public health and disease prevention.
Whether you choose to pursue a Master of Public Health degree or a Certificate in Public Health -- the Department of Public Health at the University of West Florida offers students an affordable education in a convenient online platform. Not only is the MPH degree CEPH accredited and acknowledged as one of the most affordable online public health programs in the nation for 2016, it is one of the most sought after credentials increasing in value in the public health job market due to projected retirements in the field and to dramatic increases in public health problems in the U.S. and abroad.
CEPH Accredited. 42 credit hours. 2-year online program. Designed to prepare students for roles as leaders, educators, researchers and advocates for public health and disease and injury prevention. The Department of Public Health offers MPH concentrations in General Practice (MPH) and Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior (MPH-HPEB).
Educating and supporting public health practitioners in the workplace. Four emphases are available: Emergency Management, Environmental Health, Infection Control, and Occupational Safety and Health.
Visit the UWF Department of Public Health Accreditation page for more information.