Full List of Public Health Degrees in North Carolina

North Carolina is pretty well covered when it comes to breadth of options and locations of the campus based public health programs. The state also ranks pretty well in its public health indicator ranks when compared against the other 50 states in the country.

With organizations such as the North Carolina Public Health Foundation fundraising in excess of $5 million since 2006 to support the North Carolina Department of Public Health programs, it is obvious that the state is serious about maintaining its quality ranks.

For someone looking to go into public health or to continue your education, it is a great sign to have independent organizations raise funds to assist with the public health for the community.

State Public Health Resources

The state of North Carolina has multiple options in multiple locations for public health degree programs, and between the 4 universities offering accredited programs, they have each and every degree level covered.

Most programs are masters level (which is the most common degree offering according to our research), and so far every program we have come across in North Carolina is only taught on the university campus.

For those living in rural areas of North Carolina that are not interested in traveling, particularly for masters or higher degrees, consider using our public health degree search to find an online program.

State Public Health Indicator Ranks

State Poverty Rank: 
15
State Poverty Percentage: 
16%
State Uninsured Rank: 
12
State Uninsured Percentage: 
17%

Population Trending

2013: 
9,848,060
2012: 
9,752,073
2011: 
9,651,103
2010: 
9,559,048

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 North Carolina 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.
Charlotte
Department of Public Health Sciences

Bachelors / BPH

BSPH - Bachelor's of Science of Public Health - Community Health Practice - Traditional learning format

Masters / MPH

MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Community Health Practice - Traditional learning format

PhD/Doctorate

PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Behavioral Sciences - Traditional learning format

Masters - Doctorate Dual Degrees

MSPH-JD - Community Health Practice - Traditional learning format
Greenville
Brody School of Medicine Department of Public Health

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Education & Promotion - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Analysis & Management - Traditional learning format

Masters - Doctorate Dual Degrees

MPH-MD - Public Health
Greensboro
Department of Public Health Education

Masters / MPH

MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Health Education - Traditional learning format
Chapel Hill
Gillings School of Global Public Health

Masters - Doctorate Dual Degrees

PharmD-MPH - Public Health - Traditional learning format