Public Health (Individualized, Online) MPH

School of Public Health and Health Professions

Program Description

The individualized online MPH program offers all coursework and program requirements online or off-campus. The multidisciplinary program prepares students in the foundations of public health through a broad overview of theories and principles that advance health in populations. Students tailor the MPH to their unique interests through coursework and hands-on practice activities, and train with faculty who are experts in their field at New York’s premier, research-intensive university dedicated to academic excellence and making a positive impact on the world.

Instruction Method

  • In Person (100% of courses offered in person)

Full/Part Time Options

  • Full Time
  • Part Time

Credits Required

  • 44 Hours

Time-to-Degree

  • 2 Years

Application Fee

  • $50

Special Requirements

  • Students must pay the SOPHAS fee in addition to the $50 UB application fee.
  • Effective immediately, the Community Health and Health Behavior MPH programs will not be requiring the submission of GRE scores as part of the admissions process. However, prospective students are encouraged to consider submitting their GRE scores if they think it will strengthen their application. 

This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).

Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.