Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

The Doctor of Public Health is an advanced professional degree for those whose career goals are in the area of professional practice in public health, including current and potential leaders in the public health practice. Applicants may choose among two programs -- the DrPH in Health Promotion and Community Health Sciences and the DrPH in Epidemiology and Environmental Health. Applicants choosing the Epidemiology and Environmental Health doctoral program will focus on either epidemiology or environmental health as a primary concentration area.

This degree prepares candidates for a career in high-level administration, teaching, or practice, where advanced analytical and conceptual capabilities are required.

Entering Semester

Application Deadline

First Class Day

Mandatory Orientation Day

Fall 2017

March 1, 2017

August 21, 2017

August 28, 2017

Eligibility: Applicants must hold a conferred master's degree prior to the start of the program.


Application and Degree Information