Full List of Public Health Degrees in Texas

We have 82 public health degree programs in Texas, available at 7 universities. Surprisingly according to our research, offerings for bachelors degrees are very limited in Texas, but the state has over 50 masters-level offerings (including bachelors-to-masters transitional programs).

Texas also has more offerings for PhD/doctorate level programs than most states, with 20 programs.

By far the most popular program is the masters of public health in Texas, which is consistent across the U.S.

State Public Health Resources

Overview of a few public health universities in TX

Texas A&M Health Science Center in Round Rock is one of the more popular choices in Texas for grad students to get their masters in public health. They have dozens of concentrations, including the basic epidemiology/public health concentration, and more specialized options such as community health, health care management, and biostatistics.

Texas A&M Health Science Center also has a number of specialized masters to doctoral transitional programs, as well as a number of specialized doctorate programs, such as environmental health, social and behavior health, and health services research.

The University of North Texas Health Sciences Center in Forth Worth has a few different options as well, and is one of the few public health universities in Texas that offers an online MPH degree.

The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston also has a number of PhD degree specialties, with concentrations in behavioral sciences, biostatistics, policy sciences, health promotion, and epidemiology and disease control among the more popular.

*Consider accredited online MPH programs that can put a Master's of Public Health degree well within reach:

Outlook in TX for public health professionals

Overall the public health industry is expected to grow, especially in the areas of data and biotechnology. With the general job and career growth in Texas, we believe it will also be an excellent choice for public health professionals and epidemiologists.

Once you graduate with your bachelors, masters, or doctorate public health degree, we recommend checking out the Texas Public Health Association's job postings. There are always a number of highly relevant listings for those looking for a new position.

State Public Health Indicator Ranks

State Poverty Rank: 
10
State Poverty Percentage: 
17%
State Uninsured Rank: 
1
State Uninsured Percentage: 
25%

Population Trending

2013: 
26,448,193
2012: 
26,059,203
2011: 
25,631,778
2010: 
25,242,683

Featured Online Public Health Programs

The following schools offer Public Health programs online, and are currently accepting applicants for their program.

Master's and Doctorate of Public Health programs focus on public health concepts, theories, and practices that are used within the field of public health. Specific classes are dependent on the MPH track, but generally you will study national public health curriculum standards, psychological, behavioral, and social factors influencing population-based health issues. Program includes collaborative real-world project with local public health organizations.
MPH program studies the core areas of public health: biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health, public health administration, and social and behavioral sciences. Program specifically looks in depth on global issues, and curriculum and classes include an interactive online experience and learning environment.

Public Health Degrees in Texas 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.

Round Rock

School of Public Health

MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Public Health & Mgmt - Traditional learning format
MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Social & Behavioral Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Environmental Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Policy & Management - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Social & Behavioral Health - Traditional learning format
MHA - Master's in Health Administration - Health Services Administration - Traditional learning format
MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Social & Beh Health: Border Health - Traditional learning format
MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Environmental Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Social & Beh Health: Border Health - Traditional learning format
MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Health Policy & Management - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Public Health & Mgmt - Traditional learning format
MSPH - Master of Science in Public Health - Occupational Health - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Health Services Research - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Epi & Environmental Health - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Epi & Environmental Health - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Social & Behavioral Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
Houston

School of Public Health

MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Health Practice - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Promotion & Health Education - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Services Organization - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Generalist: Regional Campuses - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Care Management - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MS - Master of Science - Epidemiology & Disease Control - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Occupational & Environmental Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Epidemiology & Disease Control - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Environmental Sciences - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Management & Policy Sciences (Health Economics/Health Sercices Research) - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Management & Policy Sciences (Health Management) - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Health Promotion & Health Education - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Occupational & Environmental Health - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Epidemiology & Disease Control - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Epidemiology & Disease Control - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Health Services Organization - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Behavioral Sciences - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Management & Policy Sciences (Health Policy & Law) - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSN - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSSW - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSW - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MBA - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MGPS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MPA - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-JD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
Forth Worth

School of Public Health

MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Management - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Behavioral Sciences - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Social Sciences - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Clinical Research & Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Clinical Research & Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Informatics - Traditional learning format
MHA - Master's in Health Administration - Health Administration - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Health Policy - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Professional - Online learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Environmental & Occupational Health - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Social & Behavioral Sciences - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Biostatistics - Traditional learning format
DrPH - Doctorate of Public Health - Health Management & Policy - Traditional learning format
MPH-MS - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MSN - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-MA - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-DO - Public Health - Traditional learning format
Waco

College of Health and Human Sciences

MPH - Master of Public Health - Community Health Education - Traditional learning format
BSEd-MPH - Community Health Education - Traditional learning format
El Paso

Department of Public Sciences

MPH - Master of Public Health - Hispanic & Border Health - Traditional learning format
Galveston

Preventative Medicine & Community Health

MPH - Master of Public Health - Epidemiology - Traditional learning format
MPH - Master of Public Health - Aerospace Medicine - Traditional learning format
PhD - Doctor of Philosophy - Population Health Sciences - Traditional learning format
MPH-MD - Public Health - Traditional learning format
MPH-PhD - Public Health - Traditional learning format