Roadmap to Public Health Degree

Complete prerequisite science courses

[2.75 GPA or >]

  • BIO 311C
  • BIO 311D
  • CH 301
  • CH 302
  • M408C, K, N or R


Apply to be a Public Health major:



60 students will be selected to take PBH 317, Introduction to Public Health. Earn at least a grade of B- and acceptance into the PBH major is guaranteed.


once accepted

Complete the remaining degree requirements, including:

  • Foundation Courses
  • Public Health Core Courses
  • Concentration Courses


“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."