Liberty University

Master of Public Health


1971 University Blvd

Lynchburg, VA 24515

United States

Program Information

Degrees Offered:


Format: Campus

Program Description:

Residential Program

Liberty University's Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) is a prestigious degree that enhances your marketable credentials. In public health fields, the M.P.H. is comparable to the M.B.A. in the business world and is an applied science degree. Epidemiology (the study of epidemics and epidemic diseases) and biostatistics are the foundation of the M.P.H. The degree is a great fit for any who desire a health care delivery/public health government career or expanded public health knowledge for personal interest or service.

  • 42 hour graduate degree
  • Residential and online format

Academic Information


  • Health Promotion
  • Global Health
  • Nutrition


Sampling of program courses:

  • Biostatistics: HLTH 501
  • Principles of Epidemiology: HLTH 503
  • Principles of Environmental Health: HLTH 505
  • Public Health Administration: HLTH 507
  • Social and Behavioral Theory Applications in Public Health: HLTH 509
  • Research Methods in Public Health: HLTH 511

Career Opportunities

  • Local government
  • State government
  • Federal agencies such as: OSHA, FDA, CDC, etc.
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