Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) Accreditation

The San Francisco State University Bachelor of Science in Health Education and Master of Public Health in Community Health Education programs are accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH). The MPH program was initially accredited in 2003 for a seven-year term. The current seven-year accreditation term awarded October 2017 extending to December 31, 2025 includes the B.S. in Health Education and MPH programs.

CEPH is an independent agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit schools of public health and public health programs outside schools of public health. CEPH assists schools and programs in evaluating the quality of their instructional, research and service efforts, and grants accreditation to those schools and programs that meet its published criteria.

Accreditation Documents:

Department of Public Health (formerly Health Education) Self-Study - submitted February 1, 2017

CEPH Accreditation Letter - October 18, 2017

CEPH Review for Accreditation Report - October 7, 2017

Accreditation Criteria for Public Health Programs, amended October 2016

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