Roadmap to Public Health Degree

Complete pre-requisite science courses

[2.75 GPA or >]

  • BIO 311C
  • BIO 311D
  • CH 301
  • CH 302
  • M408 C,N,K, or R


Apply to be a Public Health major:



100 students are selected to take PBH 317 (Intro to PBH) of which 50-55 go on to become PBH majors.


once accepted

Complete the degree requiremtents:

  • Foundational Courses
  • Public Health Core Courses
  • Elective Concentration


“The dramatic achievements of Public Health in the 20th century have improved our quality of life: an increase in life expectancy, world wide reduction in infant and child mortality, and the elimination or reduction of many communicable diseases."