North Dakota State University

Public Health

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The Master of Public Health (MPH) and Certificate program prepares public health practitioners to improve the general health of communities through efforts to monitor the spread of diseases, initiatives to prevent diseases and disability, and by promotion of healthy lifestyles through education and community engagement. Four speacializations are offered within the MPH, American Indian Public Health, Health Promotion, Management of Infectious Diseases, and Pubic Health in Clinical Systems. The program is offered on-campus and through distance education using the Interactive Video Network (IVN).

Administion requirements include:

  1. Online application and payment of application fee
  2. Baccalaureate degree or equivalent from an accredited college or university
  3. Cumulative grade point average (GPA) of at least 3.0
  4. Standardized test score
  5. English language proficiency
  6. Support documents: Statement of Purpose; Resume or CV; Official post-secondary academic transcripts; Admissions Tests, Three letters of recommendation

For more information on how to apply for the WRGP resident tuition rate for this program, please contact:

Melissa Ostby
Admissions Coordinator
Graduate School

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