Degree Programs by Department

Columbia University’s Mailman School offers a full range of programs and degrees in public health. Applicants for all programs must select a department to which to apply.

Departments                                       Offered Programs 


DrPHMPH two year full-timeMS, PhD

Environmental Health Sciences

DrPHMPH two year full-time, MS, PhD


Accelerated MPH, DrPHMPH two year full-time, MS, Online MSPhD

Health Policy and Management 

Accelerated MPH, MPH two year full-time, MHA in three formats: Full-TimePart-Time, and Executive (MHA/MPH)

Population and Family Health

Accelerated MPHDrPHMPH two year full-timeMS

Sociomedical Sciences

Accelerated MPHDrPHMPH two year full-time, MS, PhD

Special Programs

General Public Health                   

Accelerated MPH                                                                                                                                                          

Dual Degree Options 

DDS/MPH (College of Dental Medicine)

JD/MPH (School of Law)

MA/MPH (The Jewish Theological Seminary

MBA/MPH (School of Business)

MIA/MPH; MPA/MPH (School of International and Public Affairs)

MD/MPH (College of Physicians and Surgeons)

MS in Bioethics/MPH (School of Professional Studies

MSOT/MPH (Division of Occupational Therapy)

MSSW/MPH (School of Social Work

MSUP/MPH (Graduate School of Architecture, Planning, and Preservation)