MPH Degree Requirements

Tracks and core competencies: The MPH program at Penn offers 3 routes to the MPH degree. Each track builds upon the same MPH core curriculum. Learn more about each track here:

Additional requirements: 

  • Fieldwork - a practice experience relevant to the student's area of specialization that demonstrates the application of basic public health (PH) concepts.
  • Capstone - a culminating experience required for graduation in the Master of Public Health Program.

Dual Degree Programs

We offer a variety of dual degree programs across the University. Click here for more information. 

Certificate Programs

The MPH program offers certificate options for students in medical and doctoral programs. Click here for more information.

MPH Student Handbook for 2021-2022