Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Program in Public Health

Master of Public Health (MPH)


Our program prepares graduates to become boundary spanners between public health and their professional fields, emphasizing data and analytic skills. Graduates will be poised to address complex public health challenges on a local, national, and global scale.

Our Master of Public Health (MPH) Program offers two variants designed to meet student needs:

Our program also offers opportunities for Non-Degree Special Students (NDSS) to enroll in courses without having to pursue a full MPH degree. Non-degree students are usually professionals from a variety of backgrounds looking for professional enrichment opportunities as well as researchers fulfilling the training component of their grant. NDSS students must apply for admission to the program, however they can apply/enroll for any term in the academic year. Full information is below.