Master of Public Health in Nutrition

MPH Student

Take the first step toward earning your MPH.

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– Christine Carroll, Registered Dietitian, MPH ‘11

100% Online

You'll never need to come to campus


Build your program to suit your schedule.

Fully Accredited

Accredited by NEASC and CEPH. A member of ASPPH.


Top ranked at a fraction of the cost.


There is no one-size-fits-all course load for online students at UMass Amherst SPHHS — you can take a full load, just one course, or even take time off and stay in the program. We’ll help you achieve your goals at whatever pace makes sense for you.


You’ll enjoy a program that’s fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC) and by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and member of Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health (ASPPH).

Expert Faculty

You’ll learn from the best. Our faculty are award-winning educators and industry experts who serve on boards and committees for the NIH, the EPA, and the American Public Health Association and who, in 2015 alone, received more than $17.3 million in research awards and grants from organizations like the National Institutes of Health and the Department of Defense.


Ours was one of the first fully online MPH programs, launched in Fall 2001, and we continue to reinvent our approach to offer you engaging coursework that will help you advance your career. In the last few years alone, we’ve developed and taught courses on the Affordable Care Act, the rise of prescription drugs and street narcotics, and Zika.