The Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) program aims to promote, protect and improve the public health of rural and underserved America.
We partner with South Dakota State University to offer an M.P.H. program that uniquely benefits from expertise in the specialty of rural public health. Adopting an interprofessional approach to learning, scholarship and engagement, our program develops public health practitioners, researchers and leaders who can enhance the public health of rural and underserved communities.
The M.P.H. program embraces the educational philosophy and values of USD and South Dakota State University. It is committed to the following core values: