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Graduate Programs in Public Health and Population Health Management

Earn your MPH, M.S. in Population Health Management, or a graduate certificate at Lehigh University’s College of Health. All programs can be completed online, on campus, or in a hybrid format.

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Master of Public Health (MPH)

Gain expertise in core public health topics, qualitative research methods, and data science skills — all of which are essential for working in public health research, practice, and governmental policy-making settings.

In this program, you’ll gain knowledge and skills through experiential learning, research projects, and engagement with Lehigh’s industry partners.

Lehigh is actively pursuing accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). Once received, it will apply retroactively, meaning all Lehigh MPH graduates will have earned a degree from a CEPH-accredited program.

  • 42 credits
  • Online, on campus, or hybrid
  • Full-time or part-time

Master of Science in Population Health Management

Prepare to design, implement, and improve systems and programs that enhance the health and well-being of a community or population. In this nationally recognized program, you’ll focus on a set of core competencies including population health and healthcare management, while developing extensive methodological expertise in health data science, epidemiology, and qualitative research.

Program graduates are likely to pursue leadership positions in hospitals, physician’s offices, insurance and pharmaceutical companies, government agencies, and other healthcare industry settings.

This program is a founding member of the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education’s (CAHME) Population Health Management Accreditation program!

  • 33 credits
  • Online, on campus, or hybrid
  • Full-time or part-time
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Graduate Certificate Programs

Ideal for working professionals, our graduate certificates in Population Health and Global Health will prepare you to learn and apply graduate-level introductory concepts and methodology in your area of interest. These fast-paced programs can help you quickly gain critical skills needed to advance your career, expand your professional network, and help you get a leg up on an eventual master’s degree.

Upon completion, the certificate program credits can be applied toward either the MPH or MS in Population Health.

  • 12 credits
  • Online, on campus, or hybrid
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Tuition Scholarship

For students employed in the non-profit health sector, government employees, military veterans, and graduates of Lehigh of any other LVAIC school.

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Experienced Faculty

Our internationally renowned faculty have joined Lehigh from medical schools, schools of public health, schools of management and from the healthcare industry. You’ll learn from and perform research with some of today’s leading minds in the field.

Flexible Format

In most of our master’s degree and graduate certificate programs, you can choose to take you classes on campus, online or in a hybrid format to suit your busy schedule.

Student Support

Be a part of vibrant graduate student community. Through the Graduate Education and Life Office, you’ll have access to practical services such as writing support; health and wellness sercives; events, workshops, and networking opportunities. housing for yourself or your family is available, as well.

Improve the Lives of Millions With a Degree From the College of Health

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