Master On Campus Online

Public Health

University of Tennessee Knoxville

12 months
31798 USD/year
31798 USD/year
13380 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Graduate Public Health program at University of Tennessee Knoxville provides quality education and leadership to promote health in human populations through interdisciplinary instruction, research, and community service.



The Public Health program at University of Tennessee Knoxville is recognized for its empowerment of students pursuing public health careers which focus on community health improvement.

Program Values

  • Respect—To engage in experiences that obligate a person to take responsibility for the public’s good, to recognize human dignity, and to value the worth of individual and collective behaviors
  • Holistic Consideration—To emphasize a socio-ecological systems approach for understanding and promoting optimal health and well-being of individuals, families and communities
  • Excellence—To commit to the highest quality in teaching-learning and in practice.
  • Collaboration—To advocate networking, partnering, consensus building, and participatory approaches for improving population health
  • Diversity—To recognize the benefits of diverse ethnic and cultural perspectives and prepare culturally competent public health professionals
  • Equity—To promote equality of opportunity for individuals, families, and communities


The University of Tennessee MPH program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), which is the nationally recognized accrediting body for this discipline. Accreditation was first achieved in 1969 with the Tennessee MPH program becoming the first outside a school of public health to receive this recognition.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Global Public Health
  • Registration for Use of Facilities
  • Graduate Seminar in Public Health
  • Environmental Health
  • Health Systems, Policy and Leadership
  • Organizational Dynamics in Health Care
  • Financial Management of Health Programs

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


38 SCH


On Campus, Online

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A cumulative undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0, as well as a 3.0 GPA for any previously taken graduate level courses.
  • GRE scores are not required for the MPH program.
  • Admission to the University of Tennessee Graduate School. An application that has been fully completed by the appropriate deadline.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31798 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    31798 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31798 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13380 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Knoxville

885 - 1454 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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