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Master On Campus Online Blended

Public Health

University of Lynchburg

12 months
Duration
572 USD/credit 17160 USD/year
572 USD/credit 17160 USD/year
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About

The M.P.H. in Public Health at University of Lynchburg features a concentration in community health and is designed to educate professionals who will support and enhance public and community health locally, regionally, nationally and globally. 

Overview

The Public Health program offered by University of Lynchburg helps gain a foundation in all five area of public health: health behavior and education, health services administration, epidemiology, biostatistics, and environmental sciences.

Students will also gain hands-on experience in the field through course projects and internships. Successful graduates are prepared to take the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing Exam and become Certified Health Education Specialists.

Careers

  • Hospitals
  • Public Health departments
  • Government agencies
  • Community organizations
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Senior living centers
  • Advocacy & healthcare organizations

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Public Health Needs Assessment & Planning
  • Biostatistics 
  • Environmental Health
  • Social Aspects of Public Health 
  • Public Health Implementation & Evaluation
  • Epidemiology
  • Community Health Administration
  • Ethical Issues in Public Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 SCH

30-36

Delivered

On Campus, Blended, Online

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Register online or download a paper application
  • Submit an official transcript documenting receipt of a bachelor’s degree from an institution accredited by a regional accrediting association, and any other transcripts reflecting relevant college work.
  • Submit your most recent resume.
  • Submit contact information for 3 references from individuals who are familiar with your academic performance and/or work experience. They will receive an email to upload their letters of recommendation.
  • Include a personal essay outlining 1) your motivation for pursuing the MPH degree at the University of Lynchburg and 2) your career goals and how the graduate program will help meet those goals.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    17160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 572 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    17160 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 572 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

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.

Funding

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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