Welcome to the Master of Public Health in Community Health Education Program
The Master of Public Health in Community Health Education (MPH-CHE) prepares health and human service professionals to work in various settings where community health education approaches are employed to improve health and well being. This practitioner-oriented program addresses behavioral theory, communication and motivational processes, community intervention strategies, and evaluation procedures for community health promotion and primary prevention.
The first degree of its kind in the UW System, the MPH-CHE has had ongoing accreditation by the national Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) since 1992. It was ranked 6th in the Nation in the 2004 US News and World Report of the Best U.S. Graduate Programs in Community Health.
- View the current issue of The Lattice, our Alumni and Friends Newsletter. You may also view past issues through the following links: Spring, 2011; Spring, 2010; Spring, 2009; Fall, 2007; and Spring, 2006.
- Click the following link to download the August, 2012 CEPH Accreditation Workshop disk.
- Click here to download the MPH Program Brochure
For additional information please contact:
Dr. Gary D. Gilmore
Professor and Director, Graduate Community Health Programs
Office: Mitchell Hall Room 201
Phone: (608) 785-8163
Department (608) 785-8162
FAX (608) 785-6792