Master On Campus

Public Health

DePaul University

24 months
729 USD/credit 20412 USD/year
729 USD/credit 20412 USD/year
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The Master of Public Health (MPH) program from DePaul University provides a collaborative, applied approach to public health education, focusing on health promotion and disease prevention to vulnerable populations. Gain the knowledge and practical skills to become an effective public health leader and solve problems to reduce health disparities.


Choose from one of two concentrations:

  • Community health practice: Assess a community’s health needs and design, implement and evaluate interventions that address those needs.
  • Social epidemiology: Use biostatistics and epidemiology to inform research, policy and intervention efforts aimed at eliminating health inequalities.

Courses are offered on weekday evenings at DePaul’s Loop Campus. This Master of Public Health (MPH) program from DePaul University can be completed in two years.

Programme Structure

Courses include:
  • Public Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Environmental Health
  • Health And Behavior Theory
  • Public Health Administration
  • Program Development And Grant Writing
  • Program Evaluation
  • Biostatistics
  • Community Health Assessment
  • Community Health Interventions

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


56 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited required for admission.
  • A completed online application
  • Official transcripts from all previous college coursework.
  • Responses to the following questions:
- Your previous applied public health experience (250 words)- Your reasons for seeking an MPH degree in community health practice or social epidemiology (250 words)- Your reasons for seeking an MPH degree from DePaul University (150 words)- Where you see yourself professionally in five years and a description of the type of work you will be doing (250 words)- What is unique about you that the admission committee should know (150 words)
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Current résumé or curriculum vitae

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    20412 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 729 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    20412 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 729 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Chicago

1297 - 2491 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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