Degree Offered at CSU: Master of Public Health (MPH)
The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is the primary professional degree in the field of public health and is intended for students who plan careers as practitioners and leaders in one of the many areas of public health.
The MPH program at CSU is one component of the Colorado School of Public Health, which is a cooperative school between the University of Colorado Anschutz Medical Campus, Colorado State University, and the University of Northern Colorado. This school provides training, innovative research and community service to actively address public health issues, including chronic diseases, access to health care, environmental threats, emerging infectious diseases, and costly injuries.
Pursuing a Master of Public Health degree enables you to approach complex issues from a population perspective, using evidence-based solutions to improve health outcomes for communities and individuals. By choosing the Colorado School of Public Health MPH program, you gain this comprehensive public health training, but also choose one of the many areas of specialization.
To see a full listing of all degrees and programs offered by the Colorado School of Public Health, please visit the central ColoradoSPH website.
Select a CSU area of study for more information.
Animals, People, and the Environment
Work at the intersection of people, animals, and our environment to promote healthy communities and identify health threats.
Design and conduct epidemiologic studies to track and prevent illness, injury, disease, and death.
Global Health and Health Disparities
Study the social, economic, and cultural components of health and health disparities to address public health issues locally and globally.
Improve health outcomes through the translation of scientific information and message production.
Physical Activity & Healthy Lifestyles
Implement health and wellness programs to increase quality of life.
Dual Degree Programs for ColoradoSPH at CSU
Dual degree options allow students to gain specialized training in two areas in less time.
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A 5-year program of study that results in a Master of Public Health (MPH) and Doctor of Veterinary Medicine (DVM) degrees
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