School, Program, and Course Information

  • Accepting Applications to UConn MPH

    Accepting Applications for UConn's MPH Program 

    Public health careers for the 21st century will require competence in interprofessional practice. Interprofessional education refers to the capacity of students to enact knowledge, skills, and attitudes essential for working together across professions and stakeholder groups to improve outcomes. Our programs continue to pursue mechanisms and activities to ensure that our graduates are competent interprofessional public health practitioners.   

    Why UConn?  

    You can join students, alumni, and faculty working to shape our public health system and services. When thinking about public health around Connecticut, it’s hard to overstate our program’s influence.  

    Our alumni and faculty are found in various positions across the university and throughout the state. MPH program alumni hold positions as:  

    • Health directors and staff in state and local health departments  

    • Managers of community health and social service organizations  

    • Managers and scientists of pharmaceuticals firms, health insurance companies, and hospital systems  

    • Educators and researchers  

    • Community-based physicians  

    • Public policy advocates  


    • Seven foundational courses composed of 21 credits  

    • Concentration in Interprofessional Public Health Practice  

    • Practicum in Public Health  

    • Elective courses designed around themes of Law and Policy, Administration, Occupational/Environmental Health, Epidemiology, and Applied Public Health Practice  

    • A culminating thesis or capstone project  

     For more information, please visit our website or contact 

    Hillary Barigye,  

    To apply, please submit a personal statement, three letters of recommendation, your resume, and unofficial transcripts to this online application by April 1, 2023 for admission into the Fall 2023 semester.  



    For more information, contact: Hillary Barigye at