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What are the Public Health sciences?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Public health is an extraordinarily diverse and exciting profession. Epidemiology and biostatistics make up the scientific foundations of public health. Epidemiologists study the frequency, distribution, and determinants of diseases, while […]

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Are there jobs in Public Health?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Yes! The needs in public health are screaming from your newspapers and televisions everyday: Avian flu, toxic spills, the epidemic of obesity, and many more health problems. What you don’t […]

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What backgrounds do MPH students at UF have?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

One of the greatest strengths of public health is that it is based on many sciences and its students and practitioners come from a variety of backgrounds. In our classes, […]

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What Public Health programs does the University of Florida Offer?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Visit our Public Health Programs website at http://publichealth.phhp.ufl.edu. Our public health programs in the College of Public Health and Health Professions at the University of Florida have been developing rapidly […]

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Do you offer any undergraduate programs in Public Health?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Yes! If you are an undergraduate student at UF with a public health career in your future, you do not have to wait until graduation to begin your MPH program. […]

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What PhD programs do you offer?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

If you are interested in a career in public health academics and/or research, we have several PhD programs. 1. Department of Health Services and Research, Management and Policy PhD in Health […]

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Who are the Faculty?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Our faculty members bring rich educational backgrounds and field experiences to their teaching and mentoring roles. All of them have been trained at excellent institutions, and each of them is […]

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What is included in the Master of Public Health curriculum?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

The standard MPH program requires a minimum of 48 semester credits of study at the master’s level beyond the bachelor’s degree. The curriculum includes:

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Do you have a distance-learning program?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

Yes!  We offer an online MPH degree, and we offer an online certificate in public health.

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How many credits are required for an MPH?

Published: Jun 24th, 2016

MPH students are required to successfully complete 48 credit hours for graduation. The accelerated program for individuals with terminal (usually doctoral) degrees requires 42 credits.