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 a member of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH).
The KU-MPH degree program is designed to prepare students for a variety of careers. Our mission statement is:
The program is designed to meet the needs of full-time students, and to the extent possible, working professionals taking courses on a part-time basis. Skills gained from MPH studies can be used to:
The University of Kansas (KU), Lawrence, Kansas, educates both undergraduate and graduate students and sponsors institutes, projects and services throughout the state of Kansas. The University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC), Kansas City, Kansas, includes a school of Health Professions, Medicine, Nursing, and Graduate Studies. The KU-MPH program is a single graduate program offered through the departments of Preventive Medicine and Public Health at these two locations: