CEPH accredits 256 schools and programs.
Click here for information on the difference between schools and programs.
CEPH currently has approximately 35 applicant units. Applicant status does not necessarily guarantee that institutions will ultimately be accredited, but applicants must meet certain eligibility standards to proceed toward accreditation. For more information on current applicants, click here.
The institutions that offer CEPH-accredited or CEPH-applicant educational programs constitute the only verifiable estimate of US public health offerings.
CEPH does not keep a tally of unaccredited public health programs. However, in 2018, research showed that there are approximately 300 institutions awarding graduate public health degrees.