Master of Public Health (MPH)

Students get a robust academic experience that combines a theoretical understanding of the complex factors that affect local and global health with skills-based training that prepares them to hit the ground running in their future careers.

Certificate Programs

The Certificate programs are an integral part of the two-year Columbia MPH experience and provide students with advanced training in a focused area of public health beyond the departmental discipline. 

Accelerated MPH

The Accelerated MPH is an intensive, one-year program designed for highly motivated professionals seeking to enhance their career with a degree in public health. 

Master of Science (MS)

This 30-credit MS program is for individuals who have started their careers, and is designed to leverage the Department of Population and Family Health's strength in integrated research and practice.

Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

This innovative program combines on-site formal classes, remote learning, and field-based research to prepare graduates with the skills, knowledge, and drive they need to take on leadership roles in the fields of global health and humanitarian response.