Public Health Degrees

Master of Public Health

The Mailman School of Public Health's breakthrough MPH curriculum set a new standard for public health education.

Master of Science

The MS curriculum focuses on specialized knowledge with an emphasis on interdisciplinary education.

Doctoral Programs

Advancing scientific research and practice alongside renowned researchers and public health thought leaders.

Master of Health Administration

The MHA integrates coursework in organizational leadership and management, health policy, and public health and health systems. 

Executive and Professional Education

Realize all the benefits of a full degree program while limiting time away from work.

Dual Degrees

Prepare for a multidisciplinary public health career collaborating with social workers, doctors, nurses, and more.

Degree Requirements

Degree requirements differ by program and department.

Undergraduate 4 + 1 Programs

Columbia Public Health participates in joint BA/MPH "4+1" programs with Columbia College, Columbia GS, Barnard, and Vassar.

Pathway Programs

Columbia Public Health provides programming that serves undergraduates by introducing them to public health and environmental health studies. These include several mentoring and pathway programs offered at Columbia University Medical Center.