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About the Program

The goal of public health is to protect, preserve and promote the health of communities and populations. You will learn about the complex relationships between disease processes and the social detriments of health. Every public health student begins their studies with an introduction to public health and epidemiology. After that, you can choose between the six different tracks within the public health minor to match your career goals.


Public Health Fundamentals
Global Health
The Environment & Public Health
Health, Wellness & Society
Data & Public Health
Health Equity & Justice

Applied Learning

Alumni Highlight

Lucy Greenman '22 competed in the Jeopardy! National College Championship during her senior year where she came in 2nd place during the quarterfinals. She graduated with a self-designed major in health analytics where she combined public health, biology, data science, economics and public policy.

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*Courses listed are examples. Course availability changes each semester.