Making a Difference : Students
The School of Public Health offers practice-based learning and research opportunities that prepare graduates to make a difference in the world.
Public health is a career and a calling.
Founded on the principle of social justice, public health ensures that all citizens have the opportunity for good health. It is the art and science of protecting and improving population health through education, service and prevention. Public health professionals identify and track diseases, create public policy and impact the health and safety of people and their communities. Through our undergraduate, graduate and certificate programs, we can get you started.
Brenna KirkDoctor of Philosophy (PhD) in Public Health Sciences - Social and Behavioral Sciences
"The School of Public Health has top-notch faculty and staff that are so welcoming and are genuinely devoted to student success and the overall undergraduate and graduate school experience."
Ryan TitusMaster of Science (MS) in Industrial Hygiene
"Public health is about invigorating the programs, behaviors and policies that allow us all to live our lives in a fruitful, healthy and happy way."
Shaelee NelsonBachelor of Science (BS) in Health Services Management and Leadership
"Public health means maintaining and protecting the health of those within the community."