Full List of Public Health Degrees in Illinois

There are 7 universities in Illinois with varying degrees at each level in public health.

State Public Health Resources

Chicago is the third-largest city in the United States, and hosts a number of different medical or healthcare companies where people with a degree in public health work. Chicago also has multiple options for universities with public health programs.

The University of Illinois at Chicago has many different programs, especially at the Master's level, with over 30 different specializations ranging from Gerontology to Maternal and Child Health.

The University of Illinois at Chicago also has offerings at the Bachelor's and Doctorate level, offering a Bachelor of Arts in Public Health and around 8 different DrPH, DPH, or Ph.D. of Public Health programs.

State Public Health Indicator Ranks

State Poverty Rank: 
31
State Poverty Percentage: 
13%
State Uninsured Rank: 
27
State Uninsured Percentage: 
14%

Population Trending

2013: 
12,882,135
2012: 
12,875,255
2011: 
12,859,752
2010: 
12,840,459

Featured Online Master's in Public Health Programs

The following sponsored schools offer MPH degrees online, and are currently accepting applicants for their programs.

Council on Education for Public Health Accredited | Earn your MPH in as little as 12 months
Bloomberg School of Public Health | Online Programs for Applied Learning
✔ CEPH Accredited

The Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health offers fully online, part-time master’s degree and certificate programs, designed for working professionals. The Online Programs for Applied Learning (OPAL) focus on emergent industry sectors that have a resounding need for highly skilled professionals. These flexible, online graduate programs are currently offered in the fields of Patient Safety and Healthcare Quality, Population Health Management and Spatial Analysis, and can be completed in as little as 2 years.

CEPH Accredited
Benedictine University
✔ CEPH Accredited

Accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). Four (4) focus areas of specialization plus: an accelerated track and two dual-degree options (MBA or Master of Science in Management and Organizational Behavior along with the MPH).

CEPH Accredited | 4 Focus Areas

Public Health Degrees in Illinois Search Tool

Use the below filters to narrow down to the public health degree you are looking for. The default listings are sorted by popularity, but you should create your own filters to get results best tailored to you.

ONLINE
Milken Institute School of Public Health

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Public Health
The online Master of Public Health (MPH) program from the Milken Institute School of Public Health at the George Washington University (MPH @ GW) prepares public health professionals to make a difference in communities around the world, helping students succeed in advancing the health of populations locally and globally. Complete your MPH in 12 months. GRE waivers available.
Click here for admissions information.
Chicago
School of Public Health

Bachelors / BPH

BA - Bachelor of Arts in Public Health - Public Health - Traditional learning format

Masters / MPH

MS - Master of Science - Generalist Community Health Sciences - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Healthcare Administration - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Occupational Medicine - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MHA - Master's in Health Administration - Healthcare Administration
MPH - Master of Public Health - Industrial Hygiene - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Cancer Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Generalist Community Health Sciences - Online learning format, Traditional learning format, Non-Traditional learning format, Hybrid learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Clinical & Translational Science - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Environmental & Occupational Health Policy - Traditional learning format, Non-Traditional learning format, Hybrid learning format, learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format, Non-Traditional learning format, Hybrid learning format, learning format
MS - Master of Science - Occupational Safety - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Water & Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Maternal & Child Health Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Industrial Hygiene - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Public Health Policy & Administration - Traditional learning format, Non-Traditional learning format, Hybrid learning format, learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Maternal & Child Health Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Occupational & Environmental Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Gerontology - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Global Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Behavioral Sciences & Health Promotion - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Public Health Informatics: PEP Management - Online learning format, Non-Traditional learning format, Hybrid learning format
MS - Master of Science - Global Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Maternal & Child Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Public Health Informatics: PEP Technical - Online learning format, Non-Traditional learning format, Hybrid learning format
MS - Master of Science - Behavioral Sciences & Health Promotion - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Public Health Informatics - Online learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Occupational Safety - Traditional learning format

PhD/Doctorate

DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Public Health Leadership - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Biostatistics
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Public Health - Online learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Gerontology - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Behavioral Sciences & Health Promotion - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Maternal & Child Health - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Environmental & Occupational Health Sciences - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Cancer Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Occupational & Environmental Epidemiology - Traditional learning format

Dual Degrees

MPH-MA - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MBA - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSN - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSW - Public Health - Traditional learning format

Masters - Doctorate Dual Degrees

MPH-DDS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-DVM - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-JD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MS-DDS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
PhD-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MS-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MS-PharmD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
DeKalb
School of Nursing & Health Studies

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Promotion - Online learning format, Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Services Management - Online learning format, Traditional learning format

Dual Degrees

MPH-MS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
Evanston
Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Generalist - Traditional learning format
Investigator - Traditional learning format
Statistical Analyst - Traditional learning format

Masters - Doctorate Dual Degrees

MPH-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
Lisle
College of Education and Health Services

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - General Public Health - Online learning format, Traditional learning format

Dual Degrees

MPH-MBA - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MIS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MNW - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSMOB - Public Health - Traditional learning format
Champaign
Department of Kinesiology and Community Health

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Behavior & Promotion - Traditional learning format

Dual Degrees

MPH-MUP - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-BS - Public Health - Traditional learning format

Masters - Doctorate Dual Degrees

MPH-PhD - Community Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Kinesiology - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Social Work - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Human & Community Development - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Nutritional Sciences - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Food Sciences & Human Nutrition - Traditional learning format
Chicago
College of Liberal Arts and Social Sciences

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Health Practice - Traditional learning format