The program can be completed in four semesters of full-time
attendance or up to eight semesters of part-time attendance.
Yes, potentially up to 9 credits for appropriate graduate courses may be transferred. Learn more about transferring course credits.
Yes. There is a three-credit field training requirement which can be waived in whole or in part for relevant work experience in public health. Learn more about requesting a field training waiver.
A recent survey of our MPH graduates found that within one year
of graduation 85% were employed and an additional 12% were pursuing
further education. Learn more about how our
graduates are using their degrees.
Yes, review our list of scholarships
Yes, the School of Public Health and Health Professions is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), an independent agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit schools of public health. Graduates of CEPH-accredited schools are eligible to sit for the Certified in Public Health (CPH) credential offered by the National Board of Public Health Examiners.
UB offers a variety of on-campus housing options for graduate students, including townhouses and traditional residence hall accommodations. An off-campus housing division can also help you find a place in the area.