Credits required
60 Oregon State University is on a quarter-term system. There are four quarters each year and classes are 11 weeks long. This program's 60 quarter credits are equal to 40 semester credits.*
Cost per credit
$627 Cost per credit is calculated using tuition per credit for the current academic year. It does not include associated fees, course materials, textbook expenses, and other expenses related to courses.
Online You can complete all or nearly all requirements of this program online. View the curriculum.
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Master of Public Health – Online

Thrive as a public health professional

Turn your passion into your dream job by earning a Master of Public Health – Public Health Practice (MPH-PHP) degree online at Oregon State University.

The OSU MPH-PHP is a comprehensive interdisciplinary program that provides you with the knowledge and experience to address health challenges for all populations on a local and global scale.

As a graduate of this program, you will understand public health concepts, approaches and methods that will prepare you for leadership roles in public health practice. Graduates will be well qualified for work in public health settings, such as local, state and national agencies, non-governmental organizations, health care systems and private industry.

Career opportunities

An MPH in public health practice can lead you to jobs at the local, state, national, and international levels aimed at preventing disease and injury and improving health at the population level. Let your passion guide you.

  • Advocacy specialist
  • Health assessment manager
  • Healthcare consultant
  • Health department administrator
  • Health policy advisor
  • Minority health administrator
  • Project director for prevention programming
  • Refugee coordinator
  • Research analyst
  • Research coordinator

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