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Master of Public Health (MPH), Samford University Online

Samford University’s Master of Public Health/Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine coordinated program prepares students for practice-related careers such as primary care and public health physicians in government agencies, rural health centers, and international health organizations.  Samford’s multidisciplinary approach helps students apply the latest scientific evidence to build solutions to address current global health problems.

The program is designed to allow DO students to take the majority of course work for the MPH during the summer term and all MPH courses are offered online.

A bachelor’s degree or higher from a regionally accredited college or university (degree in any field).

A career statement indicating interest in primary care and public health.

Required MPH Courses

PHLT 500

PHLT 501

PHLT 502

PHLT 504

PHLT 506

PHLT 533

PHLT 608

PHLT 699

Health Systems, Organizations and Policy

Introduction to Epidemiology

Public Health Foundations

Biostatistics for the Public Health Professional

Planning and Management

Health Communications for the Health Professional

Leadership for the Health Professional

Integrative Learning Experience

2 Public Health Electives