Master of Public Health (MPH)

New Concentration

Introducing our new MPH in Applied Epidemiology & Population Health Methods

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The Master of Public Health (MPH) program is grounded in education of the whole person and prepares future public health leaders to be change agents and advocates for social justice and health equity.

Through rigorous coursework, fieldwork, and research opportunities, students develop a strong practice-based skill set to improve population health at local, state, national, and global levels. This is a two year program with enrollment beginning in the fall and courses offered year-round. Hybrid and online program formats are ideal for working professionals.

Concentrations Offered at the Following Locations

It made me look at things from many different perspectives. It put my real life experiences and academic experiences together.

Mishaal Gill, MPH '19  | California Immigrant Policy Center

Program Features

  • Award-winning faculty – Experts in health policy, epidemiology, behavioral health, global health, demography, health program planning and evaluation, community organizing and advocacy, and nursing.
  • 14:1 student faculty ratio – Allows for small class sizes and for you to work closely with your professors and peers. 
  • Concentration options – Select from four concentration options to specialize in a key area of public health.
  • Flexible schedule – Hybrid and online formats are ideal for working professionals.
  • Hands-on practical experience – 250 hours of applied practice experience in a public health-related organization.
  • Mission driven approach – Become change agents and leaders to address social and health inequities to create a more humane and just world. 


The University of San Francisco Master of Public Health Program is fully accredited by the Council of Education for Public Health (CEPH) through December 31, 2026.

State Authorization

Please check our State Authorization Status List for the states and territories from which we can enroll students in specific online degree programs.

Contact Info

School of Nursing & Health Professions

Monday–Friday 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

2130 Fulton St.
San Francisco, CA 94117
(415) 422-2806