Department of Health Education Reaccreditation

The Department of Health Education at San Francisco State University is in the process of seeking reaccreditation from the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) for both the Master of Public Health (MPH) and the Bachelor of Science (BS) degrees offered in Community Health Education.

Department of Health Education Self-Study - submitted February 1, 2017


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 July 1, 2010 extending to July 1, 2017 includes the BS in Health Education and MPH programs.

CEPH is an independent agency recognized by the US 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:

Accreditation Criteria for Public Health Programs, amended June 2011

Department of Health Education Self-Study - submitted December 2, 2009

CEPH Accreditation Letter - July 1, 2010

CEPH Final Report - June 19, 2010