Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

If you aspire to a leadership position in research, teaching, or public health administration within a specific discipline, our Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program can give you the advanced training you need.

You’ll have the opportunity to collaborate with senior faculty in rigorous, innovative research that enhances public health knowledge. Our graduates are known for their comprehensive knowledge and excellent methodological skills—skills that will enable you to translate research findings into practical applications.

BU School of Public Health offers four PhD programs. See the individual program pages for further information.