The University of Kansas Master of Public Health program (KU-MPH) is a fully accredited, 42 credit hour graduate program with concentrations in Epidemiology, Social and Behavioral Health and Public Health Management. The program has been accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) since 1998 and is offered through the Departments of Preventive Medicine and Public Health at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City and the University of Kansas School of Medicine-Wichita in Wichita. KU-MPH is also the only fully accredited MPH program in the state to become member of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH).
Our program mission is to improve public health in Kansas, the Heartland, and the nation through excellence in education, discovery, and community engagement.
KU-MPH graduates serve in a wide variety of public health fields, including clinical medicine, research, health education, disease surveillance and the academic setting.
For more information about the KU-MPH Program, please see our About the Program page.
The University of Kansas Master of Public Health Program (KU-MPH) is scheduled to undergo a re-accreditation site visit by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) on October 2-3, 2017 in Kansas City, Kansas. In prepration for this site visit, public health stakeholders (KU-MPH Alumni, faculty, students and public health practitioners) can submit comments to CEPH from July 2 until September 2 2017. Comments must be sent in writing to:
Alisha O'Connell, MPH - Coordinator
Council on Education for Public Health
1010 Wayne Avenue, Suite 220
Silver Spring, MD 20910-5660
Ph: (202) 789-1050