Western Kentucky University

College of Health and Human Services

Public Health


Office of Graduate Studies, 1 Big Red Way


Bowling Green, KY 42101

United States





Program Information

Degrees Offered:

Public Health

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Master of Public Health (MPH) is a professional degree program designed to meet the needs of a wide range of health professionals (e.g., public health educators, nurses, environmentalists, public health administrators, industrial health personnel, nutritionists, dental hygienists, physicians, and other professionals) who desire graduate education in public health. The MPH degree program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). Two concentrations are offered: environmental health and public health education. To pursue the MPH degree, the applicant must have completed a baccalaureate degree in health sciences, or have adequate academic preparation in the disciplines basic to public health.


Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

International Student Requirements:

test of English as a foreign language (TOEFL) exam: minimum score of 500 on the written TOEFL; or minimum of 79 on the Internet-based TOEFL (iBT);

Facts & Figures

# of Credits Required: 42

Average Cost per Credit (Graduate): http://www.wku.edu/bursar/tuition_fees_current.php USD

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Small City

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