Master On Campus

Community Health Education

University of North Carolina Greensboro

24 months
1715 USD/credit
1715 USD/credit
653 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The Master of Public Health in Community Health Education (MPH) at University of North Carolina Greensboro is a professional preparation program for students interested in careers that involve the development and management of population-based health promotion and disease prevention activities within communities.


In the Community Health Education program offered by University of North Carolina Greensboro, students receive academic preparation in the traditional public health fields of epidemiology, statistics, environmental health, health policy with course work and field-based experiences emphasizing the development of practitioner competencies. 

The degree program prepares graduates for careers in public health and health care settings at local, state, regional, or national level.

Mission Statement:

The MPH program in Community Health Education, through innovative teaching and scholarship, prepares students to be leaders who engage communities and promote the health of populations.

Goal 1: 

Strengthen experiential learning opportunities to develop professional and competent leaders. 

Goal 2:

Enhance faculty-student engagement through innovative and reflective teaching and mentoring. 

Goal 3:

Advance the field through interdisciplinary research, evaluation, and advocacy that challenges health inequities. 

Goal 4: 

Strengthen student and faculty involvement in community- engaged research, evaluation, and advocacy in local and global settings. 

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Principles of Community Health Education
  • Epidemiology
  • Public Health Statistics
  • Environmental Health
  • Management of Community Health Organizations
  • Health Policy

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

International applicants are strongly encouraged to submit their application one month prior to the posted departmental deadline.


45 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited college or university or appropriately-evaluated credentials for non-U.S. schools.
  • Satisfactory academic standing as an undergraduate or in a post-baccalaureate program: “B” (3.0 GPA) average or better.
  • Approval of the academic department in which the graduate student will major. (Assumes an undergraduate major appropriate to the proposed graduate study.)
  • Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    1715 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1715 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    653 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 653 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Greensboro

1001 - 1540 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.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

Check the official programme website for potential updates.

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Community Health Education
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