Master of Public Health


Welcome to the University of Chicago Master of Public Health (MPH) Program. We are excited to offer this new degree program at our University and welcome your interest. Our first cohort began their studies in Fall 2021. The University of Chicago is one of the leading universities in the world, and our MPH program builds on the experience of our faculty in the study of population health, health policy, and public health research methods.

Diane LauderdaleDiane S. Lauderdale, PhD
Chair of Public Health Sciences
Louis Block Professor of Public Health Sciences
Faculty Director of the MPH Program

Be Among the First

The University of Chicago’s NEW Master of Public Health (MPH) program launched in Autumn 2021 and builds on faculty expertise in public health research, preparing students for careers as public health professionals.

The Time Is Now

Now more than ever, the Covid-19 pandemic and increased attention to health disparities has highlighted the critical need for public health professionals to improve the health of people and communities around the globe. At the University of Chicago, you will gain hands-on experience in public health practice and research.