Masters in Public Health

Public health deals with the health of the community and aims to prevent diseases through organised actions, information resources and education efforts. It deals with physical and mental health, social well-being improvement, particularly in these areas such as waste disposal, water supply, food safety or water pollution. Public health degrees cover multidisciplinary approaches teaching biostatistics, health services and epidemiology. It also deals with these sub-fields: community health, behavioural health, health of economics, occupational health public policy and environmental health.

Graduates of Bachelors and Masters in public health will acquire skills that involve management for different strategies like: strategies for health promotion and protection, strategies for disease prevention and more. Students have to be able to realize a complete analysis regarding a public health issue, they have to know to make proper recommendations for a public health policy or a public health program development.

Career paths after graduating Public Health discipline include: health department administration, public nursing, public health communication, public health planning, emergency coordination, epidemiology, pharmaceuticals, and others.

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Suggested Master's Programmes

Public Health (MPH) Public Health (MPH), Master
  • Any time
  • EEA € 12,898 per year
  • International € 12,898 per year
  • 19 months

Whether you are looking for a career that will enable you to influence the health and wellbeing of populations at a local, national or international level, you can unlock this opportunity with an online Master of Public Health (MPH) at University College Cork Online.

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Public Health (MPH) Public Health (MPH), Master
  • Any time
  • Not specified
  • 29 months

Our Master of Public Health (MPH) programme, delivered 100% online, seeks to equip you with the critical thinking and decision making skills you need to advance your career in public health and become an agent of positive change. Through this interdisciplinary programme, you gain an understanding of global public health issues and explore theories and practices that will help you prepare to address the public health needs of your community and around the world.

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Public Health (MPH) Public Health (MPH), Master
  • Any time
  • Not specified
  • 30 months

Equip yourself with the knowledge, skills and insights to shape public health and make a difference in your community wherever you are in the world. The fully online MPH provides an international and integrated approach, developing your knowledge in all the main disciplines of public health.

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Occupational Health Occupational Health, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 12,898 per year
  • International € 12,898 per year
  • 19 months

The MSc in Occupational Health from University College Cork Online takes a uniquely integrated approach to occupational health and safety, exploring psychological factors alongside more traditional physical risk factors, to help students develop strategies to fulfil the needs of the modern workplace.

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Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 2,100 per year
  • International € 17,600 per year
  • Not specified

The master specialisation Nutritional Epidemiology and Public Health at Wageningen UR addresses the design, implementation, analysis and interpretation of epidemiological research, both interventional and observational.

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Food Quality Management Food Quality Management, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA € 2,100 per year
  • International € 17,600 per year
  • 24 months

Food Quality Management programme at Wageningen UR assures the health and safety of food and other perishable products (e.g. flowers) and has become increasingly important in today’s society. This is due to changing consumer requirements, increasing competition, environmental issues and governmental interests.

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Global Health Global Health, M.Sc.
  • Any time
  • EEA £ 9,000 per year
  • International £ 16,710 per year
  • 12 months

The MSc in Global Health from University of Southampton is a research-led, inter- and multi-disciplinary degree programme designed to provide comprehensive training on the principles, methods and research skills necessary to understand, interpret and solve critical global health challenges. A distinct feature of the MSc is the quantitative focus and the breadth of subject area covered in the core, compulsory and optional modules from demography, medicine, economics, geography, gerontology, statistics, health sciences, law and management.

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Public Health (International Public Health) Public Health (International Public Health), Master
  • Any time
  • Not specified
  • 24 months

Choose this fully online APHEA-accredited MPH with a specialisation track in International Public Health to gain the knowledge and tools to analyse the factors that influence public health in an international environment.

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EuroPubHealth: European Public Health Master EuroPubHealth: European Public Health Master, Master
  • Any time
  • EEA € 11,000
  • International € 14,000
  • 24 months

A Masters course firmly rooted in on-the-ground realities, the EuroPubHealth: European Public Health Master at the Jagiellonian University provides a high level education in the field of public health.

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Global Health Care Global Health Care, Master
  • Any time
  • EEA € 0 per year
  • International € 9,000 per year
  • 18 months

Are you interested in global health and specifically in questions regarding crises preparedness and management? Are you already working in this field and looking to gain new competences and take on new responsibilities? Are you a health care professional looking to widen your horizons and make a difference through national and international crisis management initiatives? If so, Arcada University of Applied Sciences’s new and exciting Master’s Degree Programme in Global Health Care might be exactly what you are looking for!

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Global Health Global Health, Master
  • Any time
  • EEA € 0
  • International € 30,200
  • 24 months

The Master Programme in Global Health prepares you for leadership in promoting global health. This programme equips you with skills to appreciate and analyse global health problems and to develop and evaluate actions to improve public health. The programme is composed of compulsory and elective courses and includes planning, performing, analysing and reporting an independent research project in the field of global health.

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