Master of Public Health Ranks 18th

By BRETT ARAKAWA '17, USF NEWS Posted Wed, 07/05/2017 - 15:46

If you're interested in learning about the health impacts of oil and gas fracking or the role religion plays in psychotherapy or how effective mammogram screenings are at finding cancer, USF's Master of Public Health (MPH) program has the answers. The program was just ranked as one of the top online public health programs in the nation by college ranking website The Best Schools.

The online program, which ranks 18th in the country, has on-campus equivalents in San Francisco and Sacramento, as well.

Nationally recognized

The MPH offers dual degrees with the Bachelor of Science in Nursing, the Master of Science in Behavioral Health, and the Doctor of Nursing Practice programs.

The School of Nursing and Health Professions consistently ranks as one of the top schools in the nation, coming in fifth in California for nursing in 2017, according to college ranking site Niche.com. The Clinical Nurse Leader program was ranked sixth in the nation by U.S. News and World Report in 2016 and 2017.