The Master of Public Health at Bay Path University was designed to give students an advantage, by offering a unique curriculum with a focus on epidemiology and management. This professional, practice-based degree prepares graduates to assume leadership roles in a variety of public health settings at the local, state, federal, and international levels. Graduates can work in a variety of settings including governmental organizations, community-based agencies, non-profit entities, schools, and medical facilities.
A public health degree is a minimum requirement for many high demand jobs, including epidemiologists, environmental health specialists, public health policy advisors, advanced health educators, and health survey researchers.
BAY PATH'S mph PROGRAM:
• learning objectives are consistent with those of the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH): Evidence-based Approaches to Public Health, Public Health & Health Care Systems, Planning & Management to Promote Health, Policy in Public Health, Leadership, Communication, Inter-professional Practice, and Systems Thinking
• includes courses dedicated to epidemiology (enabling graduates to participate in the identification of public health hazards, evaluate interventions, and monitor data), as well as courses in management, such as organizational leadership, negotiation skills, and human & fiscal management
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