Alternative Program Name

Pop Med

Program Description

The MPH in Population Medicine (online and on-campus) provides the public health core foundation, plus intermediate training in epidemiology, biostatistics, clinical preventive services and chronic and infectious diseases. It complements an existing career in patient care, such as medicine or dentistry, for an expanded understanding of health on a population level. The program is offered both on campus and online.

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Program Length

1.5 to 2 years (6 to 8 quarters)

Possible Careers

Physician leader, Research Analyst, Researcher, Population Health manager

Integrating faith and health
Loma Linda University educates and encourages a balanced life by living our values of humility, compassion, justice, integrity, excellence, freedom and self- control. You will be surrounded by faculty who are committed to healthcare innovation and research while engaging your spirituality.

Expected Cost of Attendance

Academic Year 2023-2024

Year of Program: Year 1 Year 2
Tuition $24,975 $26,825
Books & Supplies $480
Misc (e.g., Boards, Licensing exam, Uniforms) $386 $392
Total $25,841 $27,217


Expected costs for the 2023-2024 academic year are based on full time attendance. From year to year, increases are anticipated consistent with inflation in the professional education sector.

Estimated Living Expenses

Academic Year 2023-2024, off campus, with a roommate

Year of Program: Year 1 Year 2
Months enrolled 12 12
Food and Housing $23,040 $23,040
Transportation $4,200 $4,200
Miscellaneous Personal Costs $3,600 $3,600


  • Amounts are what a student can apply to borrow for the number of months shown in each academic year based on living off campus with a roommate and not with a relative.
  • International students need to calculate 12 months of living expenses based on the numbers listed here.
  • In general, to qualify for financial aid a student must be enrolled at least half time taking degree requirements. Half time is 6 units in a quarter for undergraduate programs and 4 units in a quarter for graduate programs.