Masters in Public Health - MPH Why the University of Rochester for your MPH? Outstanding teaching faculty. Ongoing research on critical public health issues including tobacco control, air quality, breastfeeding, maternal/child health and nutrition, HIV prevention and deaf health. Dedication to programs done in collaboration with community partners. Our program is certified by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) Located in the dynamic city of Rochester with its International Jazz Festival, Eastman School of Music, home of Susan B. Anthony and Frederick Douglass and in close proximity to the beautiful Finger Lakes Region of New York State featuring award-winning wineries.