Public Health, M.P.H.
42 Credits | Online
Become a healthcare leader, having an impact on people's lives and communities' health.
The Master of Public Health, with a focus in Community Health, prepares students to impact society by addressing health related issues such as healthy living and housing, behavioral choices, food access, healthcare availability, exercise venues, and environmental exposures. Work environments include local, state, and national government institutions and non-profit organizations. The MPH program is a 42-credit program with 24 required core credits and 18 required credits in the Community Health concentration including two elective courses. Once admitted to the program, students may enroll in MPH courses on a full-time (three classes per semester for five continuous semesters) or part-time basis.
The MPH program is comprised of courses offered in the evenings and weekends using 8-week term (during the summer semester) and alternate weekly and weekly sessions (during the fall and spring semesters). Students attend virtual classes eight times throughout the semester in the alternate weekly or weekly academic session.
What You’ll Learn
Trinity’s Master of Public Health (MPH) prepares you for in-demand roles in community agencies, health care financing and delivery organizations, federal/state/local health departments, research support, and policy advocacy. It is an excellent next step for students from a wide range of disciplines and majors, as well as a second master’s for professionals already credentialed in Healthcare, Social Sciences, Education or other human services professions.
- MedStar Health
- National Rehabilitation Hospital
- Children’s National Hospital
- Sibley Hospital (Johns Hopkins)
- Doctor’s Hospital
- PACE Center
- Community of Hope
- Catholic Charities
- DC Special Olympics
- Mosaic/Sheppard Pratt
- CASA de Maryland
- Public Health Crisis Communication
- Public Health Analyst
- Public Health Preparedness Planner
- Community Health Specialist
- Health Communications Specialist