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Why Public Health at Valpo?

The bachelor of science in public health and master of public health programs prepare students in a community of learning, dedicated to excellence and grounded in the Valpo tradition to lead and serve in the field of public health to promote health and prevent disease in human populations. The interprofessional curriculum is designed to prepare entry level public health practitioners with knowledge and skills in the core concepts of public health including global health, health behavior, health services administration, environmental health, epidemiology, and biostatistics as well as in the ability to identify, assess, plan, implement, and evaluate the needs of populations to promote and protect the health of communities.

Public Health Highlights

99% Placement

Graduate placement rate for Public Health majors is 99%.

Study Abroad

You’ll have the unique opportunity to visit hospitals and healthcare facilities around the world.

Experts and Mentors

Professors at Valpo help students develop their knowledge, their career plans, and their curiosity.

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Transformative Experience as a Public Health Major
Valpo’s College of Nursing and Health Professions launched its public health program in recognition of the critical importance of health and in response to a growing demand for public health professionals in the region and across the nation. The bachelor of science in public health program enrolled its first class fall 2016…
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