Graduate Program in Public Health

The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree is a professional degree offered by Eastern Virginia Medical School (EVMS) in collaboration with Old Dominion University (ODU). The Program provides graduates with an understanding of the public health sciences and with knowledge and skills that can be utilized in healthcare management, population-based research and the community practice of public health.

Students specialize in one of four tracks: MPH graduation 2012

  • Epidemiology 
  • Global Environmental Health
  • Health Management and Policy
  • Health Promotion

The Graduate Program in Public Health has been fully accredited since 2000 by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). This accreditation was renewed in 2012 for seven years. The State Council on Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV) approved the Program in 1999. The Program is also a member of ASPH, Association of Schools of Public Health. To request a copy of the CEPH accreditation report or final self-study please call the MPH Program at 757-446-6120.