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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 New Waters College of Health Professions Facility Breaks Ground

(Aug. 29, 2017) – Armstrong State University officially broke ground earlier today on the new building that will house the Waters College of Health Professions in Savannah. Georgia Governor Nathan Deal praised the $22 million state-of-the-art facility at a ceremony attended by more than 300 community leaders, political dignitaries, faculty, staff and students.

Read More Armstrong Liberty Center in Hinesville To Host Family-Friendly Open House on June 6

(May 18, 2017) – The Armstrong Liberty Center in Hinesville will host an open house event featuring free family-friendly fun. Tours of the Armstrong Liberty Center and information about academic programs will be available, plus free snow cones, cotton candy, face painting and more.

Read More Governor Nathan Deal Approves $22 Million in Construction Funding for New College of Health Professions Center at Armstrong

(May 1, 2017) – Today, Governor Nathan Deal signed the FY18 budget for the State of Georgia, which includes $22 million in construction funding to build a health professions building on the Armstrong State University campus.

Read More Armstrong Biology Senior Selected for National Science Foundation Summer Research Opportunity at UC Berkeley

(April 6, 2017) – Rising Armstrong State University senior Haley Breanne Kodak has been selected as one of 10 students to participate in the National Science Foundation Research Experience for Undergraduates program at the University of California (UC), Berkeley. From June 4 through Aug. 11, Kodak, a first-generation college student and Biology major, will live on campus at UC Berkeley and work on an individual biology research project with a faculty member.

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