Dual Degree Options

Combining an M.P.H. degree with a Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.), Master of Science (M.S.) in Management Information Systems, M.S. in Management and Organizational Behavior or an M.S. in Nutrition and Wellness prepares students to take leadership roles and pursue a myriad of career opportunities.

The M.P.H./M.B.A. dual degree adds to the M.P.H. program the comprehensive business core of the Master of Business Administration program. The M.P.H./M.B.A. program results in both the M.P.H. and the M.B.A. degrees.

The M.P.H/M.I.S. combines the generalist M.P.H. curriculum and the Master of Information Science for professionals who will be responsible for managing information resources and providing decision support in health organizations. The M.P.H./M.I.S. program results in both the M.P.H. and the M.I.S. degrees. (Not offered online)

The M.P.H./M.S.M.O.B. dual degree program enhances the M.P.H. curriculum with coursework focusing on organizational management and human resource skills. The M.P.H./M.S.M.O.B. program results in both the M.P.H. and the M.S.M.O.B. degrees. (Not offered online)

The M.P.H. / M.S.N.W. dual degree integrates an applied foundation in nutrition and health risk assessment, motivation, intervention, with community health processes. The M.P.H./M.S.N.W. program results in both the M.P.H. and the M.S.N.W. degrees. (not offered online)


The Master of Public Health program at Benedictine University is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

The final accreditation report is available upon request. To obtain a copy of the report please contact Susan Cheng, PhD at scheng@ben.edu or 630-829-6181.

For Admissions Inquiries:

Myskeshia Leon
(630) 829-6311

For Graduate Admissions Information:

Graduate Admissions

For Graduate Tuition Information:

Current Graduate Tuition and Fees at Benedictine University


Department of Public Health
Benedictine University

Susan Cheng, Ph.D.
Department Chair

Joyce Cecchi
Administrative Assistant

Email: jcecchi@ben.edu
Phone: (630) 829-6215

Hours: 8:00 a.m. -  4:00 p.m.

By Mail:
Benedictine University
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Kindlon Hall, Room 258
Lisle, IL 60532

Fax: (630) 829-6281