Best Grad Schools - U.S. News & World Report, Public Health 2020

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 2019).1

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.

Discover Which Concentration Is Right For You

MPH@UNC currently offers three concentrations:

Course Information

Courses start: January 2021

Format: Courses online with
required field placement

Length: 20 to 36 Months

Credits: 42 

Upcoming Deadline
The Application Deadline for the January 2021 Cohort is September 22, 2020

View the academic requirements to apply to MPH@UNC.

MPH@UNC is offered on a full-time or part-time basis.

The Master of Public Health (MPH) program — including MPH Nutrition and MPH Leadership concentrations — can be completed full time in 20 months or part time in 28 months.

The Master of Public Health/Registered Dietitian (MPH/RD) program can be completed full time in 28 months or part time in 36 months.

Learn more about the MPH@UNC online experience.

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

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1 Best Public Health Schools, U.S. News and World Report (2019)