Temple University

Master of Public Health

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The Online Master of Public Health
The Online Master of Public Health
The Online Master of Public Health

The Online Master of Public Health

Powering the future of public health.

Temple’s Online Master of Public Health (MPH) program is available in both Social and Behavioral Sciences and Health Policy and Management.

Why an Online MPH?

Temple’s online MPH is built for working professionals who want the same high-quality education that Temple offers in its in-person program.

  • Perfect for students returning to the classroom while balancing work and family
  • Classes taught by the same expert faculty as in our on-campus classes
  • Low student-to-faculty ratio gives you personalized instruction and advising
  • Our strong community ties bring real-world issues and agencies into the virtual classroom
  • Online students have access to Temple’s libraries, writing center, career center, and other resources to help you hit the ground running
  • Option to complete dual MSW-MPH degree online

Watch the video below to learn more about Temple's online MPH program.

What will my Temple MPH do for me?

Graduates of our MPH programs are leaders in private, public, nonprofit and governmental agencies. Some students choose to pursue further education in medicine or research. Others deploy the strong skills they’ve developed in our program as research specialists, data analysts, program managers and more. Here’s how our 2014 - 2016 graduates are employed:


Online MPH Program Structure

The online MPH program is a total of 45 credits completed part-time in three years. The program gives you the flexibility you need, thanks to our accelerated six-week course format and three-part learning structure:

  • Live streaming course delivery that links students to Temple’s premier faculty and researchers
  • Asynchronous online learning that allows for a flexible schedule
  • A local fieldwork experience driven by student interests and ambitions, and guided and supervised by Temple’s expert faculty


For more information about tuition, please visit the Temple University Bursar’s Office website.

All applicants will be automatically considered for available merit-based scholarships at the time they are reviewed for admission.  Students will be notified if they are in receipt of such scholarships either at the time of admission or very shortly thereafter.

Temple University is able to offer this online program through its participation in SARA. Please contact our online program coordinator with questions or concerns related to out-of-state enrollment or field placement.