The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is a practice based degree, and is the most recognized professional-level credential in public health.
BYU's nationally accredited MPH degree will assist students to fulfill core requirements in areas of knowledge basic to public health, with an emphasis in health promotion. This emphasis is designed to promote health and prevent disease by developing population-based health promotion strategies.
The MPH program responds to the needs of health professionals who wish to expand their career options in public health. Promising career options and national certifications are available upon graduation with this degree.