Best Online Master of Public Health Programs for 2017

San Francisco (PR WEB) March 24, 2017 - The Community for Accredited Online Schools, a leading resource provider for higher education information, has released its picks for the best colleges and universities with an online Master’s in Public Health (MPH) degree program in the United States for 2017. Out of the 37 schools that were ranked, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, University of Minnesota Twin Cities, Tulane University of Louisiana, DePaul University and Northwestern University came in as the top five.

“A Master’s in Public Health is a versatile degree that can be applied to a wide variety of health-related careers,” said Doug Jones, CEO and founder of “The programs on our list provide the best combination of quality, career-boosting education and flexibility with online curriculum that allows busy professionals to complete coursework efficiently and effectively.”

To earn a spot on a Community for Accredited Online Schools “Best” list, colleges and universities must be accredited, public or private not-for-profit schools. Each college is also evaluated on a variety of student services, such as counseling and employment resources, student/teacher ratios, and statistics like graduation rates and financial aid offerings.

For more details on where each school falls in the rankings and the data and methodology used to determine the lists, visit:

Schools with the Best Online MPH Degrees for 2017 include the following:
  • Barry University
  • Benedictine University
  • California Baptist University
  • Creighton University
  • DePaul University
  • East Carolina University
  • Idaho State University
  • Illinois Institute of Technology
  • Loma Linda University
  • Louisiana State University-Shreveport
  • Loyola University Chicago
  • Michigan State University
  • New Mexico State University-Main Campus
  • Northeastern University
  • Northwestern University
  • Nova Southeastern University
  • Oakland University
  • Oregon State University
  • Pennsylvania State University-Main Campus
  • SUNY at Albany
  • The University of Montana
  • Tulane University of Louisiana
  • University of Alabama at Birmingham
  • University of California-Berkeley
  • University of Colorado Denver
  • University of Hawaii at Manoa
  • University of Illinois at Springfield
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • University of Memphis
  • University of Minnesota-Twin Cities
  • University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
  • University of Northern Colorado
  • University of South Carolina-Columbia
  • University of South Florida-Main Campus
  • University of Southern California
  • University of Vermont
  • Western Kentucky University

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