Create Your Future with NIU
Create an educational experience as unique as you, and pursue your passion from day one. Get the preparation you need for a successful life and career and the individual support you deserve. Welcome to where big university lifestyle meets personal attention.
We know you have responsibilities and commitments. It's just easier if you're able to take classes where you are without the commute. The good news is that with NIU, you're not alone. Your classmates and instructors are available via the same technology that helps deliver your classes. In our classrooms or in your living room, we want you to succeed academically because your future is our focus.
Our Master of Public Health (M.P.H.) program, accredited since 1997 by the Council on Education for Public Health (most recently in 2016), is available in a flexible and affordable online format. In 2018, the M.P.H. program was ranked 28th in a list of the 50 best online M.P.H. degrees in the country by Top Master's in Public Health Degrees.