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Public Health MPH

Master of Public Health

The Master of Public Health degree is the most widely recognized professional credential for advanced positions in public health. By pursuing this graduate program, you will gain theory, knowledge, mastery and skills in the areas of public and community health, along with a broad foundation in health promotion, health services administration, epidemiology, biostatistics and environmental health sciences. Accredited by the Council on Education in Public Health (CEPH), our program will assist you in entering the role of protecting the public’s health and promoting wellness equity for all.

Industry Highlights

It has been projected that by 2020, demand for public health educators will have increased by 37%.

- Bureau of Labor Statistics

Career Opportunities

  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Health Services Administration
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of small class sizes, personalized plans of study, accessible faculty and an instructional staff with years of experience. The accessibility of public health organizations in Savannah make it especially appealing for those enrolled.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture with Pam Cartright on Jan. 20

(January 17, 2017) – Armstrong State University will host a free lecture “Cannabis and Cannabinoids: Review of Existing and Potential Therapeutic Applications in Oncology" by Radiation Therapy Program Coordinator Pam Cartright. This event is free and open to the public.

Read More Armstrong State University Ranks #41 on U.S. News & World Report for 2017 Best Online Criminal Justice Programs

(January 10, 2016) – In a report published today, U.S.News & World Report ranks Armstrong State University #41 on the 2017 Best Online Criminal Justice Programs list. Armstrong is the only institution in Georgia to be included in the national rankings.

Read More Great Dane’s Hammond for Hope Foundation Awards Two Scholarships to Armstrong

(December 9, 2016) – Armstrong State University has received a three-year commitment from the Hammond for Hope Foundation -- founded by Great Dane -- to fund two scholarships, beginning in fall 2017. One $10,000 scholarship and one $5,000 scholarship will be awarded annually to students working toward graduate degrees in Armstrong’s Communication Sciences and Disorders program. 

Read More Savor Tuscany: Armstrong Introduces New Semester Abroad Program in Siena, Italy

(October 24, 2016) – Beginning in the spring semester 2017, Armstrong State University will offer a new semester abroad program in Siena, Italy. Students will take classes via Armstrong’s long-time partner, the Dante Alighieri Institute. The 12-week program, which runs from January 22 through April 14, 2017, is open to all Armstrong students, as well as University System of Georgia transient students, and offers a full roster of semester credits.

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