Are you ready to take your public health education to the next level?

Whether you are just finishing an undergraduate degree, or a working professional who wants to expand your knowledge and credentials in population health, the Master of Public Health degree can launch you into the world of public health research and practice. The MPH is ideal for those seeking a broad-based education in public health.

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Credit hours required.


Years, typically, to complete the program.


Available content area concentrations.

Why choose UK for your MPH?

”UK College of Public Health was the best choice for me. It has all the resources of a large research institute, but small class sizes that allow you to connect with professors, students, and opportunities; this gives students the best of both worlds."

- Allison Merritt, MPH Class of 2018

From student to practitioner.

Every MPH student must complete a Capstone Project, as well as a Field Practicum, to put their knowledge into action. We produce public health practitioners who are ready for employment or further study.



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Dual Degrees

Double the impact of your professional education with one of four practice-based dual degree options. Click to learn more.

Graduate Certificates

The College of Public Health is home to four graduate certificate programs with the potential to add value to your MPH degree.