The UAB School of Public Health offers a Master of Public Health degree in cooperation with the Peace Corps Master’s International Program. MI students graduate with a unique combination of an advanced degree and two years of substantive professional experience in an international setting.
The benefits of the MI program at UAB include in-state tuition rates for all MI students and a one time $1,500 scholarship. MI students can also compete for the School of Public Health funds when they apply for UAB financial aid. Additionally, the Peace Corps service fulfills the MPH internship requirement and MI students may earn three credit hours while in the Peace Corps.