College of Health and Human Services
George Mason University
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George Mason University

Graduate Programs

Masters Degrees

Public Health, MPH 

The Master of Public Health (MPH) is the most widely recognized professional degree for those wishing to enter or advance in the field of public health. Our MPH program prepares students with the foundational public health knowledge and competencies to address the most pressing and emerging health problems with advanced training in one of seven concentrations.

Online MPH, Public Health Practice

The MPH in Public Health Practice is the only fully-online MPH degree offered at Mason. The program advances the competencies of public health practitioners and other health professionals to fulfill their roles and responsibilities in local, state, and federal public health agencies and non-governmental health-related organizations.

Global Health, MS 

The MS in global health prepares students to conduct multidisciplinary research on health issues of global importance. Students complete course work in epidemiology and biostatistics, international health systems and organizations, refugee and internally displaced people health issues, and global health research. 

Accelerated Masters

Accelerated Bachelor/Master of Public Health, MPH 

The accelerated MPH degree program is designed for Mason’s highly qualified and highly motivated undergraduates. It is expected that students will have a minimum 3.0 GPA in public health relevant coursework.

Graduate Certificates

Public Health, Graduate Certificate 

We offer a Graduate Certificate in Public Health in two concentrations: Generalist and Leadership and Management. Certificates prepare students with the fundamental skills and knowledge to meet the workforce demands of contemporary public health practice. Each concentration provides working professionals an opportunity to advance their career and education at their own pace.