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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 $5.2 Million Federal Grant to Provide Scholarships to Underserved Students in Waters College of Health Professions

(October 6, 2017) – Armstrong State University Associate Provost for Academic Affairs and Graduate Studies Donna Brooks, Ph.D., is the recipient of a four-year U.S. Health Resources and Services Administration’s Scholarships for Disadvantaged Students Program Grant valued at $5.2 million.

Read More Armstrong to Present Visiting Writers Series Event Featuring Elise Blackwell on Oct. 5

(September 28, 2017) - Armstrong State University’s College of Liberal Arts will present a reading by acclaimed writer Elise Blackwell. The author of five novels, including Hunger, which was named the "Best Book of 2003” by the Los Angeles Times, Blackwell will read from her latest work of fiction, The Lower Quarter

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.

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