Public Health at UF
Looking to make an impact on your community? A UF Master of Public Health degree will equip you with everything you need to make a difference and create change.
explore our concentrations
Interested in data analysis and health trends? Biostatistics might be the right concentration for you!
Want to learn more about how our surroundings impact our health? Environmental Health might be a good fit for you.
Epidemiology focuses on the study of the distribution and determinants of health in populations and communities.
Population Health Management focuses on the structure and administration of public health organizations, and the policies that impact health programs.
Public Health Practice is a great option for professionals who are already working in the field, since this concentration builds on the foundations of the five core Public Health areas.
Ready to achieve social change? Social and Behavioral Sciences explores the intersection of health, psychological, behavioral, social and cultural factors in individuals, communities and beyond.
choose a PROGRAM OPTION
The on-campus MPH program is a two-year, 48-credit program.
The online MPH Program is a 48-credit program designed for distance students who wish to obtain an MPH without the restrictions of registering for a full-time program.
The MPH program participates in a number of combination degree opportunities across campus.
A Message from the Director
My name is Julia Varnes, and I am pleased to have recently been appointed as the MPH Program Director. I am thrilled to have joined such a passionate, hard-working, and diverse group of faculty, staff, and students.
Jane Benton, MD, MPH Dr. Jane Benton, MPH ’12, has recently been appointed to the Space Coast Health Foundation Board of Directors. Dr. Benton is…
Melanie Hechavarria recently received the MPH Exemplary Student Award for demonstrating exceptional performance during her time in the MPH program…
Two members of the MPH staff were honored with a Superior Accomplishment Award in February, 2021. Katherine Pizarro-Gutierrez, MPH, and Robyn Smith…
meet our students and alumni
An online student, Erica is marrying her experience in veterinary medicine with her passion for public health
A 2019 graduate, 2019, Omari was selected as a community health fellow for a one-year fellowship with the Mat-Su Health Foundation in the Matanuska-Susitna Borough of Alaska.
see what’s happening!