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IU Richard M. Fairbanks School of Public Health


At the graduate level, students can pursue advanced study in public health through doctoral and master degrees and certificates and minors.

The 90 credit Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degrees in Biostatistics, Epidemiology, and Health Policy and Management can be completed on a part-time or full-time basis. To learn more about the three Ph.D. programs, visit www.pbhealth.iupui.edu.

The 45 credit Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) degree offers five concentrations: Biostatistics, Environmental Health Science, Epidemiology, Health Policy and Management and Social and Behavioral Sciences. The M.P.H. program is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health. To learn more about the program, visit www.pbhealth.iupui.edu.

The 51 credit Master of Health Administration (M.H.A.) degree offers advanced study in health administration. The M.H.A. program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME). The M.H.A. program is also a member of the Association of University Programs in Health Administration. To learn more about the M.H.A. program, visit pbhealth.iupui.edu.

The 42 credit Master of Science in Biostatistics (M.S.) degree prepares students to be data analysis professionals in the pharmaceutical industry, health care delivery, biomedical research and other quantitatively oriented fields. 

The following degrees with coordinated curricula are offered on the IUPUI campus:

  • M.D./M.P.H.
  • D.D.S./M.P.H.
  • M.S.W./M.P.H.
  • M.H.A./M.P.H.
  • M.A. in Bioethics/M.P.H.
  • J.D./M.P.H.
  • J.D./M.H.A.
  • M.B.A./M.H.A.
  • M.P.H/M.H.A.

Graduate certificate programs include the Graduate Certificate in Public Health (15 credits), the Graduate Certificate in Health Policy (17-18 credits), and the Graduate Certificate in Health Services Management (15 credits). To learn more about the Graduate Certificate Programs, visit www.pbhealth.iupui.edu.

The 12 credit minors are available to students currently enrolled in doctoral programs. To learn more about the doctoral minors available in six different areas, visit www.pbhealth.iupui.edu.