Simmons College

Master of Public Health


300 The Fenway

Boston, MA 02115

United States



Program Information

Degree Offered:

Master of Public Health

Format: Online

Program Description:

MPH@Simmons, the online Master of Public Health from Simmons College, prepares students to address health inequity and positively impact public health at the local, national, and global level. Delivered through a blend of online courses, self-paced content, and in-person immersion experiences, our program’s practice-based curriculum will give students the real-world skills needed to ensure that they graduate ready to serve as effective public health practitioners.

The MPH@Simmons program explores the core areas of public health: epidemiology, biostatistics, health policy/health services, environmental health, and social/behavioral health. Additionally, our practice-based curriculum incorporates courses specifically designed to develop students’ leadership and advocacy skills. Students graduate from the program with on-ground public health experience as well as a portfolio that demonstrates their ability to create, implement, and evaluate projects, programs, and campaigns targeted at improving health equity across populations.

45 Total Credit Hours

15:1 Approximate Student-to-Faculty Ratio
MPH@Simmons can be completed in as few as 21 months. GRE scores are not required to apply.


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Facts & Figures

Classification: Master's College or University I

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999