Academics and Programs


 The College of Public Health is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health and is a member of the Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health - one of fewer than 50 such programs in the country.   Graduation rates and job placement rates for all academic programs in the College exceed national accreditation standards.

Undergraduate Degrees

The college houses three established bachelor's degree programs offering innovative and hands-on curricula to prepare graduates for the workforce, graduate studies or professional school.

B.S. Public Health (Health Administration or Community Health)
B.S. Environmental Health
B.S. Health Sciences (Human Health or Microbiology)

The college masters' degree programs offer exceptional value combining high quality programming with low cost. Graduates are prepared for advanced positions in the workforce or for doctoral training. The programs enjoy remarkably high job placement rates, alumni satisfaction and employer support.

Master of Public Health (MPH) (including Dual Degree Programs)

Master (MSEH) of Environmental Health 

Masters Degrees
Why the MPH at ETSU?


Doctoral Degrees

DrPH Handbook 2014

The college offers three doctoral degree programs preparing graduates for leadership positions in public health practice, academia or research settings.

DrPH Community Health
DrPH Epidemiology
PhD Environmental Health

DrPH Students and Alumni


Doctoral Students and Alumni


A graduate certificate is 5 to 6 courses selected to provide career competency in that field of study. The Health Care Management Certificate and the Epidemiology Certificate are available fully on-line. Courses in the Graduate Certificates can be applied towards their respective MPH degree, should the student choose to continue his/her education.

Certificate Programs  

Online Programs

 Three concentrations of the MPH (Community Health, Epidemiology, and Health Services Administration) and two graduate certificates (Health Care Management and Epidemiology) are available in an entirely on-line format. With the extremely competitive "e-Rate" and with a strong dedication to using well-established on-line teaching methods, working professionals can pursue fully accredited programs in a convenient and cost-effective manner.

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