Interested in becoming an MPH student?

We’re so excited to see that you’re considering the University of Florida Department of Environmental and Global Health for your graduate studies!

Our Degree Program

The Master of Public Health in Environmental Health program is a CEPH accredited public health degree. We offer a traditional 42-credit program or an accelerated 42-credit program for current health professionals. Required courses include general toxicology, toxic substances, human health risk assessment, risk communication, and exposure assessment. Click here for more information about the curriculum.

Career & Research Opportunities

As an MPH student, you will have access to a diverse and collaborative faculty, and the resources of a large research institution to help you make the most of your time here! Many of our students will intern with the CDCNIHUSDAWHO, other local departments in Alachua County, and international organizations.

How to Apply

Applying to our degree program is a two-step process. You will need to complete a SOPHAS application, as well as, a supplemental application to the UF Graduate School. We encourage you to start your application at any time as admissions are rolling! Please visit here for more detailed instructions on how to submit your application.

Life as an MPH Student

Starting a new degree program is an opportunity to expand not only your academic capabilities but also your professional and personal horizons as well. Learn more about life as a graduate student at the University of Florida here.

Contact Us

The College of Public Health and Health Professions administrative staff is available M-F from 8:00am-4:00pm to answer any questions you may have about our degree programs. Please contact Ms. Katherine Pizarro by phone at (352) 273-7036, or by email at

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