Walden University's online degree programs in public health focus on issues affecting the field, including community wellness promotion, disease prevention, and individual health.

Our programs are designed for you to:

  • Advance your career and increase your salary.
  • Accommodate your current commitments with a flexible format.
  • Focus on a specialization that meets your goals.

Grants, Scholarships, and Tuition Savings

Let us help support you on your educational journey with more than $60 million in total tuition savings. Contact one of our enrollment advisors at 888.828.5608 to learn more.

Public Health Programs

  • PhD in Public Health

    By understanding the medical, social, ethical, and economic factors that affect community health, you can work toward developing solutions to public health problems.

    Learn more about the PhD in Public Health program.

  • Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)

    In this practice-based doctoral program, you’ll strengthen your leadership and critical-thinking abilities while deepening your understanding of topics such as communication, budgeting, advocacy, politics, and program evaluation.

    Learn more about the DrPH program.

  • Master of Public Health (MPH)

    The Master of Public Health (MPH) program connects you with expert faculty as well as a diverse community of peers who are dedicated to the promotion of health and prevention of illness.

    Learn more about the MPH program.

  • MS in Health Education and Promotion

    Gain the insight, skills, and knowledge you need to design and implement effective health communication initiatives and programs in a variety of settings with Walden’s MS in Health Education and Promotion.

    Learn more about the MS in Health Education and Promotion program.

  • BS in Public Health

    Build your knowledge of public health education, research, and practice and explore how to shape policies and implement prevention and wellness programs and services.

    Learn more about the BS in Public Health program.

  • Public Health Certificates

    Walden offers graduate certificates in clinical research administration and public health so you can focus your studies on what matters most to you as a health professional.

    Learn more about these programs.


More About Our Online Public Health Programs

  • Tuition and Financial Aid

    Tuition and fees vary by degree program because programs at Walden are tailored to the specific needs of professionals in each field.

    For more information about our degree programs, financial aid, tuition, and scholarships, request free information or call one of our enrollment advisors.

    Manage your school expenses with:

    • Convenient monthly payment plans that allow you to pay tuition in installments.
    • Multiple payment plan options, including some that can be combined with school loan programs (if available in your country of residence).
    • No-interest payments, which may eliminate your need for loans.
  • Transfer Credits

    You may be eligible to receive credit towards your program, to earn your degree faster. An enrollment advisor will work with you to identify what credit you can receive based on work experience, prior education, life experiences, and more. 

    • First we will help you obtain transcripts from any previous institution you have attended.
    • Then, we will carefully review your previous coursework to maximize the amount of credits we can apply to your Walden program of study.
    • Lastly, you will receive a transfer credit pre-evaluation within three business days, including a summary of the courses that have been accepted for transfer.

Why Study Public Health at Walden?

  • High-Quality Programs

    Our online degree programs give you the cutting-edge skills needed to excel in today’s workplace.

  • Learn From Experts

    Walden faculty members are scholars, researchers, and distinguished leaders in their industries.

  • Exceptional Student Services

    Benefit from our 24/7 tech support, Writing Center, Career Services Center, and more.



“I credit much of my success and ability to meet professional goals to the relevancy and quality of my studies at Walden."

Tony Capello | PhD in Public Health Graduate