Online Master of Public Health Course Descriptions

A Curriculum Designed for Future Public Health Officials

CEPH Application Status

The Master of Public Health Program at Creighton University is an applicant for accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health. The accreditation review will address the Master of Public Health Program. Other degrees and areas of study offered by this institution will not be included in the unit of accreditation review. Additional information can be found at

Gain an understanding of the advanced tools and techniques utilized by tomorrow’s public health officials. This 44-credit-hour program is offered fully online (no residency requirement) and includes 22 credit hours of core courses, 15 credit hours in your chosen concentration, 4 credit hours of practicum experience and 3 credit hours for a capstone research project.

  • Core Courses – 22 credits
  • Concentration Courses – 15 credits
  • Students will choose one of the following concentrations:
    • Health Policy & Ethics
    • Healthcare Management
  • Practice Experience – 4 credits
  • Capstone – 3 credits

Core Courses:

Health Policy and Ethics Concentration:

Healthcare Management Concentration:

Practice Experience:

Capstone Project: