Master On Campus Online

Public Health

Eastern Kentucky University

24 months
775 USD/credit 23250 USD/year
775 USD/credit 23250 USD/year
550 USD/credit 16500 USD/year
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The Public Health program of Eastern Kentucky University is tailored to meet the needs of individuals working in or planning to work in a public health profession.  Classes are offered on evenings, Saturdays, and online.


Who Would be Interested in the Public Health program of Eastern Kentucky University?

  • an interest in creating healthy places to live, work, and play.
  • an interest in promoting community change.
  • a background in public health, health sciences, or health administration.
  • Desire to enhance your application to medical schools or other professional programs.
  • Desire to seek a promotion at current place of employment in a public health/clinical health setting.

Where Are Recent Graduates of the Program Employed?

  • State and Local Health Department
  • Water and Waste Treatment
  • Epidemiologist
  • Food Protection and Safety
  • Infection Control
  • Bio-terrorism Preparedness
  • Health Educator
  • Health Promotion Specialist
  • Nonprofit or volunteer agencies
  • Occupational Safety
  • Industrial Hygiene within industry and consultation
  • Workplace Health Programs
  • Hazard Communication
  • National agencies like Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA)
  • WIC Nutritionist
  • Cooperative Extension Services
  • Hunger Prevention and Nutrition Assistance Programs

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Global Health
  • Planning & Evaluation of Community Health Programs
  • Seminar in Contemporary Health Issues
  • Health Care Delivery
  • Practicum
  • Practicum in Community Health

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 alternative credits


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®
143 (verbal)
143 (quantitative)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Baccalaureate degree from an accredited institution with a GPA of 2.5 or better;
  • GRE score with a minimum of 143 in each area, or a score of 385 on the Miller Analogies Test (MAT)
  • Submission of graduate school application;
  • Submission of MPH Program application
  • Submission of statement of personal and professional objectives
  • Submission of three letters of recommendation from employers or previous professors
  • For International applicants, a TOEFL score of at least 580 for paper-based test and 237 for the computer- based version, or an IELTS minimum score of 5 on each section and a minimum score of 6.5 on the overall band score.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    23250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 775 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    23250 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 775 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    16500 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 550 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Richmond

900 - 1400 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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Updated over a year ago

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