Master of Public Health (MPH)

Lead the fight against public health crises

Improve health for people, communities—even entire populations. The MPH from UB, a top 40 public health school, equips you to tackle today’s most pressing issues. With our affordable tuition, you’ll graduate as an in-demand public health professional with more skills, more experience employers value and less debt.

Robert reaching down into a mosquito collection net out in the brush.

Robert Coleman, MPH '18, uses technology to conduct infectious disease surveillance with a local health department.

Learn from world-class researchers

UB is a member of the Association of American Universities, and a recognized leader for excellence in research. We are driven by a mission to contribute research that changes the world.

Our public health faculty are world-renowned experts. In your MPH program, you'll work side-by-side with them in cutting-edge research with partners like the Centers for Disease Control, National Institutes of Health and Roswell Park Comprehensive Cancer Center.

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Realize your dreams affordably

Achieve the career you've dreamed of. In addition to UB’s low tuition, you will benefit from a multitude of resources that can help offset your expenses. You will be able to gain the education, research and training you need without bankrupting your future.

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Rachael Daws wears a head scarf and stands in front of the Himalayan mountains on an overcast day.

Rachel Daws, community health and health behavior MPH '17, tells her story working on an alcohol and drug prevention program for adolescents in rural India.

Gabe Hutton dressed in a suit and tie sitting during the interview in his office building.

Gabriel Hutton, MPH '16, describes how his degree in health services administration positioned him to succeed in the rapidly evolving health insurance industry.

Get hired when you graduate

UB's MPH program boasts a 100% job placement rate.

See where graduates in biostatistics; community health and health behavior; and environmental health, epidemiology and health services administration work.

Take advantage of abundant career prep services. We'll also help you find your dream job when you graduate.

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World-class public health education is ready for you