12 months
600 USD/credit 27000 USD/year
600 USD/credit 27000 USD/year
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The Public Health (Online) program at Florida International University will prepare students for interdisciplinary public health careers that investigate the epidemiology or distribution of diseases, as well as social and environmental determinants of health among diverse populations, locally or globally.

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Students in the Public Health (Online)  program at Florida International University also learn about environmental health and safety and how to use existing health policies to make a difference as they influence policy development in support of optimizing population health. With the online master’s in public health program, Florida International University also showcases the diverse pool of our faculty who work at the forefront of research, scholarship and programming in public health—our students learn from experts.

This MPH degree is a program of distinction among public health master’s programs as it is the only generalist MPH online program offered in South Florida under the Florida State University System (SUS). It is affordable, flexible and tailored to the students’ needs and interests. Our faculty are locally accessible if students need to meet them in person for guidance to facilitate timely graduation or course selection.


Students can expect to obtain transformational careers with a student-centered approach that include:

  • Opportunities to work closely with extraordinary faculty, irrespective of geography

  • Flexible schedules for full-time and part-time learning

  • Accommodations for working professionals pursuing a graduate degree while employed

  • FIU’s Master of Public Health program is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health

  • Public health education complements all health profession degrees

  • National linkages to facilitate successful practicum experiences wherever you are located

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Epidemiology I: Intro to Public Health Epidemiology
  • Public Health Statistics
  • Public Health Policy and Management
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Health Behavior and Public Health
  • Data Management and Applied Epidemiologic Analysis
  • Health Policy
  • Environmental Health Risk Assessment
  • Health Demography
  • Community Health Promotion Planning and Research

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


45 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree or equivalent from a regionally accredited U.S. college or university.
  • International applicants must have a WES-verified institution and also recognized in its own country as preparing students for further study at the graduate level.
  • A minimum 3.0 GPA in the last 60 credits of upper-level undergraduate coursework.
  • A current resume. Uploaded to SOPHAS. Include education, training, and employment history, practical and research experience (such as projects and publications), skills and other pertinent information.
  • A written statement of purpose.
  • Three letters of recommendation must be sent. 
  • Official university/college transcripts from all institutions previously attended.
  • FIU Graduate Admissions Supplemental Application

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 600 USD per credit during 12 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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