Public Health, MPH - No GRE Required, A Welcome to Prospective Students!

100% Online and On-Campus Masters in Public Health Programs: MPH-General and MPH-Environmental Health (MPH-EH)!

MPH-General MPH-EH Career Outlook
A student

93%

of MPH graduates were employed, continuing their education, or pursuing other goals within one year of graduation.

91%

of MPH graduates satisfied that MPH@UIS adequately prepared them to work in public health or a health-related field.

90%

of on-campus MPH students have been selected as GPSI interns with a maximum of 40 credit hours tuition waiver & monthly stipend.

MPH-General

With a 100% online or on-campus MPH-General degree from the world-known University of Illinois System, you’ll be trained to become a public health leader that empowers you to make a strong impact on people’s health — locally and globally! Now, it’s time to move up in your career development or enter the field of public health in the Post-Covid-19 era with more than 250,000 jobs in need!!

Our MPH-General program designs a framework for the progressive development of a mastery of state-of-the-art public health knowledge and skills with the ability to synthesize and apply them in real-world practices and research in public health. You can earn your degree in as few as 1 year and 5 months!

University of Illinois Springfield (UIS)

MPH-General Application

No GRE required and applications accepted at any time. Please click each box header to learn more about MPH-General program curriculum and admissions requirements!

IPHA Conference, Dr. Brian Chen and Master of Public Health Students

Admissions

Submit an online application with an essay addressing the areas outlined in the application form, official transcripts, and three letters of recommendation.

Curriculum

You’ll take 8 core courses including Applied Learning Experiences and 4 concentration courses, and pass MPH Comprehensive Exam as the Integrative Learning Experience.

Competencies

All students are trained in 22 CEPH Foundational Competencies and additional 5 Concentration Competencies in the MPH-General curriculum.

Tuition & Aid

An MPH degree is a brilliant investment in your future to make a positive impact on people’s health in a variety of ways. Here can help you make an informed decision about financing your degree.

MPH-Environmental Health (MPH-EH)

The nationally accredited and ranked (#10) STEM degree prepares you to advance your career and professional development in public health. Our MPH - Environmental Health (MPH-EH) program within which a student may emphasize preparation in risk assessment, emergency preparedness, or environmental health policy. You can earn your degree in as few as 24 months!

"The combination of in-class lessons and hands-on applications during my GPSI internship has prepared me to become a confident, diligent, & compassionate public health professional."

  • Marleigh Voigtmann
  • Marleigh Voigtmann, MPH alumni
IEHA Conference, Dr. Lenore Killam and Master of Public Health Students

MPH-Environmental Health Application

No GRE required and applications accepted at any time. Please click each box header to learn more about MPH-EH program curriculum and admissions requirements!

University of Illinois Springfield (UIS)

Admissions

Submit an online application with an essay addressing the areas outlined in the application form, official transcripts (min. of 30 semester hours in the natural sciences), and 3 letters of recommendation.

Curriculum

You’ll take 8 core courses including Applied Learning Experiences, 3 major-specific courses, 1 elective, and pass MPH Comprehensive Exam as the Integrative Learning Experience.

Competencies

All students are trained in 22 CEPH Foundational Competencies and additional 5 Concentration Competencies in the MPH-EH curriculum.

Tuition & Aid

An MPH-EH degree is a brilliant investment in your future to make a positive impact on people’s health in a variety of ways. Here can help you make an informed decision about financing your degree.

Featured Alumni

Geetu Sharma, a recent graduate with an MPH (Master of Public Health) degree, was hired at Amazon (San Francisco) as a Health & Safety Specialist. Watch her funded hands-on job experiences and professional training at University of Illinois at its Capital Campus!

Program Highlights

17-24 Months

Accommodates the Schedules of Working Professionals

Affordable

Lower cost ($366) per credit versus other MPH programs for online learners

Availability

Earn your Degree 100% Online, In-person or a Hybrid of Both

Nationally Accredited

National Environmental Health, Science and Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC)

MAKE IMPACT ON FUTURE OF PUBLIC HEALTH

Embark on your academic journey at the world-known University of Illinois System!