CEPH AccreditationSt. Ambrose University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission, 

The Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) is the accrediting body for programs and schools of public health.

The Master of Public Health program at St. Ambrose University has achieved accreditation by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), an independent agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit schools of public health and public health programs. The CEPH acted to accredit the MPH program at its meeting June 1-3, 2022. The accreditation term is for five years, extending to July 1, 2027. The program's initial accreditation date was recorded as June 15, 2019.

A copy of the accreditation report is available upon request by emailing


Master of Public Health Memberships

Society for Public Health Education – Iowa Chapter

The SAU Master of Public Health program is a member of the Society for Public Health Education, an advocacy organization that provides leadership to public health education. 

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American Public Health Association

The SAU Master of Public Health program is a member of the American Public Health Association.

The APHA's mission is to "improve the health of the public and achieve equity in health status." 

Learn more about APHA

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American College of Healthcare Executives

The SAU Master of Public Health program is a member of the American College of Healthcare Executives, a professional society for healthcare leaders.

The ACHE and its members support an annual Congress on Healthcare Leadership to share groundbreaking research, thought leadership, policy updates, and innovation.

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Roxanne Freeman

Program Coordinator
Center for Health Sciences Education, 1320 W. Lombard St.
Mail: 518 W. Locust St.
Davenport, IA 52803

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