The study of public health has never been more important than in this century. Students who pursue this career learn firsthand the relationships between government and health care access, the treatment and prevention of diseases and the economics and ethics of health.
作为未来的公共卫生专业学生, you will focus on the design and implementation of health policy programs for the general population, 有心理健康问题的人, and the treatment of communicable diseases. 毕业后, you will have learned about epidemiology, the principles of statistical inference, 社会和行为科学, 美国.S. 医疗保健系统等.
With a bachelor’s degree in public health, you are prepared to apply to graduate school. Public Health graduates can pursue employment as public health engineers, 工业卫生, 州或联邦环保主义者, environmental health emergency response specialists, non-governmental organization directors, and health communications specialists to name a few.