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Master of Public Health

Healthcare needs leaders with diverse backgrounds and experiences.

Healthcare jobs are at the top of every list of growing careers. In addition to direct care positions, some of the most sought-after professionals are those trained to monitor, maintain and manage people and facilities. Those trained to design, implement and evaluate health promotion programs are also in demand. The Master of Public Health degree prepares you for a wide range of careers in this rapidly expanding field.

Your path to a leadership position is closer than you think!

Northern Illinois University is one of the Midwest’s most prestigious public universities. And we’re not just in DeKalb.
NIU’s online Master of Public Health degree offers this quality, accredited program in a convenient format so you can learn from virtually anywhere.

This CEPH accredited program is specially designed to meet the needs of working adults.

  • Bring your unique skills to healthcare--the MPH is open to candidates with bachelors degrees in all fields.
  • Complete the majority of your work online, learning at times and locations that fit your schedule.
  • Join NIU’s growing network of healthcare leaders--over 90% of our MPH graduates are employed in health-related positions.

If you have questions regarding NIU's Master of Public Health, please contact:

Melissa Edwards

Northern Illinois University