Master of Public Health

There are five areas of concentration in the Master of Public Health Program:

Community Health
Health Services Administration
Environmental Health

Program Admission Requirements

(Application deadline: February 1)

Admission to the graduate program in public health is based upon scholarship, letters of recommendation, and evidence of potential for success in a graduate program, including:

1. A minimum undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 2.75;
2. Satisfactory scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE)*.

For additional information, please contact the MPH Program Coordinator, Dr. Jodi Southerland at  or (423) 439-4915. You may also contact the respective graduate program housing your concentration of interest.

Applications are accepted once a year only, for entry into the fall semester and must be received by February 1 for consideration.

Applicants to this program are required to use the online Schools of Public Health Application Service (SOPHAS) which can be accessed at

*NOTE: When applying to SOPHAS please use the ETSU College of Public Health GRE code: 7333.

MPH Core Competencies

MPH Concentration Competencies