How to Apply


Explore your interests and gain real-life experience as you earn your master of public health (MPH) or master of science in public health (MSPH) in fields like:

  • Behavioral Sciences and Health Education (BSHE)
  • Biostatistics & Bioinformatics (BIOS)
  • Environmental Health (EH)
  • Epidemiology (EPI)
  • Health Policy & Management (HPM)
  • Global Health (GH)

MPH/MSPH applicants apply through SOPHAS.


Take your public health education to the next level and earn your doctor of philosophy (PhD) in:

  • Nutrition and Health Sciences
  • Health Services Research and Health Policy
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Epidemiology
  • Biostatistics
  • Behavioral Sciences and Health Education

PhD applicants will need to apply through Emory’s Laney Graduate School.

What is Public Health?

Public health is a field aimed at preventing disease and improving health through methods like disease tracking, research, educational outreach, public policy, health statistics, and health messaging.

We’re here to help you identify your areas of interest and tailor your education to a concentration most beneficial to you—and the world around you.