Department of Public Health
There are two separate steps to apply:
1. You must apply to the UIS Graduate School
Unlike undergraduate programs, which allow students to simply apply to the university and declare a major, graduate application is two separate processes.
2. You must also apply to Master of Public Health program office
- MPH Program Requirements
- Earn Your Degree Online no campus visits are required!
- Graduate Certificates
- Resources for federal, state and private organizations
Beginning Fall 2016 Applicants to the Master of Public Health Degree must submit a GRE Report prior to consideration!
Information concerning the GRE test is available here
In the News…
A meeting for those interested in participating in the Study Abroad to The Gambia will be held Thursday February 11th from noon until 3:00 pm in PAC 3C. This is an important session, please try to be there!
Study Abroad to The Gambia this summer!
In cooperation with the University of The Gambia…
*Visit and work in local health clinics
*Teach in local classrooms
*Participate in public health projects
Call UIS International Programs 217-206-6679 for details.
Further, UIS Online is among the best in the nation!
Five MPH faculty members presented abstracts of their projects at the American Public Health Association Conference in Chicago in November, 2015. Shown (left to right) are Dr. Josiah Alamu, and Dr. Kristin Osiecki.
Josiah presents Osiecki presents
The UIS Online Master of Public Health Program is among the most affordable in the nation!
Study Author Iris Stone notes, “The online courses are heavily integrated with the on-campus classes, ensuring that distance education students receive the same caliber education as their local counterparts.”
Associate Professor Emerita, Dr. Sharron LaFollette named to CDC Board
Sharron LaFollette, professor of public health at theUniversity of Illinois Springfield, has been appointed to a 3-year term on a Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) board tasked with protecting America’s health. Read More
*****EHAC Logo The UIS-MPH-Environmental Health Degree program is fully accredited by The National Environmental Health Science & Protection Accreditation Council (EHAC).
US NEWS LOGO 5 US News and World Report says UIS Among Top Regional Universities!
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listed the UIS Master in Public Health as one of the TOP ADVANCED DEGREES worth the cost!!