The MPH program instructs students in public health practice in the five core disciplines of the field: biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health sciences, health policy, and community and behavioral health. Students complete a 200-hour practicum project in a public health setting.

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Current MPH Students

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Other options

Undergrad-to-Grad Program

If you are a current undergraduate who wants to get an MPH degree, you’ll want to take a look at our undergrad-to-grad program.


Degree options for professionals

Already a public health professional and looking to advance your career? The MPH for Professionals degree may be a good fit!

MPH for Professionals

Combined Degrees

We have several combined degree options for students in medicine, pharmacy, law, and dental programs at the University of Iowa.

Combined Degrees