Master of Public Health

The Master of Public Health (MPH) Accelerated Program allows qualified undergraduate students to use 15 credits of approved graduate-level courses toward their bachelor’s degree and the MPH. The remaining credits for the MPH can be completed online in as soon as one calendar year.  Please contact the MPH Director for more information.

 Eligibility for Admission to AMP
  • Junior standing (minimum of 60 credits completed)
  • 3.2 GPA (will consider lower with advisor recommendation)
  • Desire and intention to complete MPH
  • Completed application
Enrollment in AMP
  • Complete up to 15 graduate credits; only 12 credits can be at the 500/600 level. You are required to work with the MPH Director to select and enroll in graduate courses.
  • Maintain 3.0 GPA in graduate courses and 3.2 cumulative GPA during AMP.
Terms of AMP
  • Because the graduate courses you take during AMP also count toward your bachelor’s degree, graduate credit is generally not transferable to programs outside of UWEC.
  • Acceptance into the AMP is not guaranteed acceptance into the MPH.
  • Courses are billed at the MPH tuition rate and outside of plateau pricing.
  • You may leave the AMP at any time without consequences.
MPH Completion
  • Submit graduate application for MPH prior to completing bachelor’s degree.
  • Graduate credit will be confirmed upon completion of the first term in the MPH program.
  • Remaining credits are billed at the MPH tuition rate and are outside of plateau pricing.

Participation in AMP does not obligate you to complete the MPH.