FAQ

How do I apply?

Application materials, including transcripts, personal statement, resume, and letters of recommendation, will be submitted through SOPHAS, the centralized application service for all of the accredited schools of public health. Once you have completed your SOPHAS application, you will submit a supplemental application through the University of Arizona Graduate College and pay the application fee. To learn more about the application process, please complete the form at the top of this page and an Enrollment Advisor will contact you.

What factors determine a top MPH degree?

To determine the best MPH degree for you, there are many factors to consider. Our coursework can be completed 100% online and our program is CEPH accredited.

What can you do with a Master of Public Health degree?

You can work in a variety of settings, including health care delivery and administration, government organizations and nonprofits.

Are the Master of Public Health degree courses really online?

Yes. You can complete your degree from anywhere. All you need is an Internet connection. You will, however, be required to apply what you learn in class during your internship in your local community.

Do I get financial aid for an online program?

Our online MPH degree is eligible for federal loans.

What do I need to succeed in online learning?

Since you’re learning on a more flexible schedule, we’ve found time management and organization are keys for success. Along with basic technical skills, you need to manage your time to study. The expected amount of time to complete course assignments are estimated by concentration below:

Applied Epidemiology: 25-30 hours per week

Health Promotion: 18-20 hours per week

Health Services Administration: 18-20 hours per week

What support is available for online learning?

Our advisors, faculty and support staff will help you from admission through graduation. Help is always just an email, chat or phone call away.

Where can I find more details on the admission requirements and cost of attendance?

For details on admission requirements and tuition costs based on concentration of interest, please visit here. To speak with an Enrollment Advisor about the application process, please complete the form at the top of this page.