Master of Public Health

DMU is reimagining the future of public health education

Public health experts are more important today than ever before

The M.P.H. degree is tailored for individuals who are passionate about community wellbeing, health-program and policy development, analytical thinking, and leadership development. The program offers students a choice between three concentrations in General Public Health, Health Service Management, or Health Promotion.

With a M.P.H. degree from Des Moines University, you can:

  • Learn from expert faculty who are passionate about your success
  • Be part of a national student and alumni network in all 50 states
  • Participate in hands-on field experiences with public health organizations around the country
  • Participate in virtual or in-person global health opportunities


  • Can be completed in 2 years
  • Available entirely online
  • No GMAT or GRE required
  • CEPH accredited

Get in touch with admissions to get started

Top 25 Online MPH Programs
Des Moines University Master of Public Health| CEPH Accredited Master's
Association of University Programs in Health Administration badge

DMU is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
In June 2016, DMU's master of public health program received the longest-possible reaccreditation term, seven years, from the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). CEPH accreditation ensures the program prepares graduates to achieve the highest excellence in practice, research, and service.

© 2021 Des Moines University

Scroll to Top