SPH at a Glance

Our Mission

To improve the health of local, national and international populations, particularly the disadvantaged, underserved and vulnerable, through excellence and innovation in education, research and service

SPH Mission

To improve the health of local, national, and international populations, particularly the disadvantaged, underserved, and vulnerable, through excellence and innovation in education, research, and service

SPH Values

Our values drive what we do and how we do it. We are deeply committed to igniting positive change in the world. We seek to create a respectful, collaborative, diverse, and inclusive community within SPH, and to promote justice, human rights, and equity within and across our local and global communities. We are bold in our pursuit of knowledge that matters, creative in our pursuit of solutions, and innovative in our education. In all we do, it is our engagement with people, communities, and institutions in the world beyond our academic walls that leads to success.

 

School Ranking

U.S. News & World Report Best Graduate Schools#10

 

Faculty

Full-time: more than150
Part-time and adjunct: more than200

 

Research Funding

Research awards:$47 millionin 2015
Current grant portfolio:$180 millionin 2015

 

Academics

Departments6

  • Biostatistics
  • Community Health Sciences
  • Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Global Health
  • Health Law, Policy, and Management

 

Degrees offered19

Degree Programs

  • Certificate, MA, PhD: Biostatistics
  • DrPH: Leadership, Management, & Policy
  • MPH: Interdisciplinary Certificates
  • MS, PhD: Environmental Health
  • MS, PhD: Epidemiology
  • MS, PhD: Health Services Research

Dual degree programs

  • Arts & Sciences and Public Health BA/MPH
  • Global Health Management and Public Health MBA/MPH
  • Health Care Management and Public Health MBA/MPH
  • Health & Rehabilitation Sciences and Public Health BS/MPH
  • Law & Public Health JD/MPH
  • Medicine and Public Health MD/MPH
  • Medical Sciences and Public Health MS/MPH
  • Social Work and Public Health MSW/MPH

 

Students (2015-2016)

Degree candidates1,078
Full-time65%

 

Part-time35%
Median Age26

 

US states of origin48 + Puerto Rico
Countries of origin43

Financial Assistance (2015)

Students receiving aid93%
Total scholarships awarded is over:$6.7 million

 

Graduate Employment

Graduates employed within 6 months after graduation:Over 90%