Public Health

University of West Florida

Master Online
24 months
1044 USD/credit
1044 USD/credit
384 USD/credit
Tuition fee
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The University of West Florida’s Master of Public Health is an affordable, flexible online program accredited by the CEPH. This competency-based, military-friendly curriculum caters to world-class students from diverse backgrounds and career goals in population health. Graduates can enjoy lucrative careers in high demand. 


Working professionals can even balance their educational goals with work and family life through our asynchronous online coursework. You can also expect to work one-on-one with expert faculty by participating in their research and presenting findings at national conferences.

The Public Health program from University of West Florida, is grounded in foundational core courses in environmental health, epidemiology, social and behavioral sciences, biostatistics and public health policy. These core courses provide you with concepts related to the history, structure, principles, theories and practice of public health. 

You Will Be Able To:

  • Advance your career in public health
  • Understand and influence public health policy
  • Identify issues and problems in the public health of various communities
  • Gain hands-on experience in a public health internship or practicum

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health
  • Epidemiology for Public Health Professionals
  • Environmental Health
  • Biostatistics for Public Health
  • Public Health Policy

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines




42 alternative credits



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
150 (verbal)
146 (quantitative)

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit official transcripts from all regionally accredited institutions previously attended
  • Submit GRE scores; GRE waived with undergraduate GPA of 3.20 or higher
  • Submit two letters of recommendation
  • Submit a statement of purpose 

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1044 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1044 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1044 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1044 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    384 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 384 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


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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