FIU-Stempel College’s Online Master of Public Heath ranked 10th in the country amongst Best Online Programs for 2020
PublicHealth.org, an online resource that gives users “the tools to research careers and degree programs…in this growing sector of the healthcare industry,” ranked the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work’s online Master of Public Health #10 in the country amongst the Best Online Programs for 2020. According to PublicHealth.org, the ranking process considers program appeal, student success, and affordability.
“This ranking again highlights the overall quality, value, and worth of our online Master of Public Health program, which strives to ensure that each graduate is prepared to be a leader in the charge toward prevention and community health,” said Tomás R. Guilarte, dean of Stempel College. “The generalist degree format of our online Master of Public Health ensures that students receive a well-rounded education, with the opportunity to graduate with certificates in key areas of public health.” This is especially important under the current COVID-19 pandemic, noted Dean Guilarte.
According to PublicHealth.org: “This ranking of the best online MPH programs provides useful information for students who want to improve the well-being of local, national, and international populations. Graduates of MPH programs acquire the training to make a difference in the world, developing public healthcare policy, managing healthcare programs, conducting research, and educating the public about disease prevention and healthy lifestyles.”
The ranking noted that the program offers success coaches to help distance learners with navigating graduate school as well as online tutoring services to guide students who need an extra hand with coursework.