Accreditation

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, 2024 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:

Department of 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 June 2011