Public Health Major (BS)

A dynamic and rewarding field – public health focuses on creating healthy and safe communities.

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You'll have small class sizes in our program.

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You'll work closely with our top-notch faculty.

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You'll hear about the cutting-edge developments in the field.

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What You’ll Learn

You’ll learn the art and science of protecting and improving the health of families and communities through promotion of healthy lifestyles, research, and the detection and control of infectious disease. Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared for the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam.

You will learn the skills essential to a public health career through interaction with engaging professors and hands-on course work. Your capstone experience, a 12-credit internship, will provide you an unmatched opportunity to apply what you have learned in your courses to a real-life setting within an established public health organization.

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Last Updated 9/18/18

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