San José State University offers the MPH degree in campus and online formats, with a specialization in community health education and health promotion. The program prepares community health education practitioners and is well known for its practice-oriented, community-based training.

The MPH program’s mission is achieved through an integrated program of instruction, research and service, carried out in close collaboration with a diverse network of community programs and practitioners. The program’s ultimate goal is public health and social justice through planned, organized and empowering community efforts.

The campus-based format offers students the flexibility to complete their degree in two years or more, depending on personal circumstances. The distance-based format is offered through special session and is a fast-paced, 24-month program of study.


San Jose State University