Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

The NDSU MPH program received accreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) October 2016 for the full five-year term extending through December 2021. Graduates from December 2014 to present are all included in the accredited program time frame and are graduates from an accredited program. 

Thank you to the faculty, staff, students, administration, alumni, and stakeholders for your commitment to the success of the NDSU MPH program.  

We encourage you to review the CEPH Full Report of accreditation decision of our program as well as our Self-Study.  Further information is available upon request from:

Stefanie Meyer, PhD
Director of Accreditation, Assistant Professor of Practice
Department of Public Health
NDSU College of Health Professions
Aldevron Tower 640U
1455 14th Ave N, Fargo, ND 58102 



Certified in Public Health (CPH)

The National Board of Public Health Examiners offers the Certified in Public Health (CPH) credential.

Students and alumni of NDSU are eligible to sit for the CPH examination.

As the field of public health grows and its mission becomes more defined, it is crucial for public health professions to demonstrate their commitment to its evolution and the CPH is the next logical step in your professional development. By becoming certified you demonstrate your commitment to keep current on the science, adhere to the professional values and distinguish yourself from other professionals. Through continuing education and ongoing professional development opportunities, the CPH allows you to certify and solidify your dedication. With this, the entire field is elevated to new standards and the health of the public can continue to be enhanced.


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