With the rapid growth and change of health care in the United States, the need for professionals and administrators continues to rise. California State University, Northridge (CSUN) is excited to offer two fully online master's degree programs that will prepare graduates for rewarding careers in health care:

  • Public Health Education (MPH)
    Taking a leadership role in affecting behavior among individuals or communities
  • Public Health Administration (MPA)
    Managing organizations and implementing public policy

These programs are designed to meet the needs of working professionals seeking career advancement or transition to take advantage of the growing health care industry.


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Master of Public Health: Health Education

Create and execute dynamic, research-supported campaigns that positively impact a community's health and well-being as part of a local, national or international effort. CSUN's Master of Public Health encompasses a wide range of careers in which professionals share the common goal of protecting human health through education, advocating for healthy lifestyles or researching ways to prevent injury and disease.


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Master of Public Administration, Health Administration Option

For those with or without a clinical background who want to make a difference by overseeing the growth and development of the health care industry or seek management positions within health-related organizations, CSUN's Master of Public Administration: Health Administration prepares graduates for supervisory roles or as experts in analyzing, improving and implementing effective public policy.


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MPA Health Administration and Public Health Program Comparison