The Top-Ranked UNC Gillings School's Online
Master of Public Health Program

Fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), the Gillings School of Global Public Health at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is the No. 1-ranked public school of public health and the No. 2-ranked school of public health in the nation on U.S. News & World Report’s list of top public health schools (most recently published in 2015).

The UNC MPH Experience — Delivered Online

MPH@UNC is the UNC Gillings School's online Master of Public Health (MPH) program. As a student, you will attend live, weekly classes led by UNC faculty in our interactive online campus, collaborate with an accomplished group of peers located across the nation, access engaging coursework and resources, receive dedicated guidance from student support specialists and join the UNC alumni network upon graduation.

MPH@UNC is offered on a full-time or part-time basis. The Leadership in Practice and Nutrition concentrations can be completed in 20 months full time or 28 months part time. The Master of Public Health/Registered Dietitian concentration can be completed in 28 months full time or 36 months part time.

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Admissions

View the academic requirements
to apply to MPH@UNC. 

Upcoming Deadline

The early admission deadline for the January 2019 Cohort is October 16, 2018.

Concentrations

Designed for professionals who are passionate about solving public health and global health problems, our online MPH program supports aspiring public health leaders across the country through an inclusive, student-centered community.

MPH@UNC currently offers three concentrations: Leadership in Practice, Nutrition and Master of Public Health/Registered Dietitian (MPH/RD).

Leadership in Practice

Lead teams that are working to improve public health conditions and eliminate health inequities. Upon graduation, you will be able to foster meaningful change in local and global communities.

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Nutrition

Communicate nutritional guidelines to the public and improve the health of people worldwide. Upon graduation, you will be able to help promote health and prevent disease in a range of professional settings.

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MPH/RD

Provide personalized nutritional care and dietetics expertise in clinical settings, strengthened by an understanding of each client’s socio-economic context. Upon graduation, you will be prepared to pursue RD certification.

Learn more about the MPH/RD concentration.

Located in North Carolina’s Research Triangle, the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill’s Gillings School of Global Public Health receives more research funding from the National Institutes of Health (NIH) than any other public school of public health in the country and is ranked No. 3 for NIH funding among all schools of public health in the U.S.1

Earn Your MPH Online With UNC's Top-Ranked Gillings School

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1 https://report.nih.gov/award/index.cfm