Department of Health Policy and Community Health

Health Policy & Management

Do you want to learn the theory and practical skills you need for advanced health leadership and management? At our Department of Health Policy, Management and Behavior, you will learn dynamic leadership of people, policy initiatives and improvements to health status of communities, wise management of resources and systems of health and healthcare. The department offers two degrees: a Dr.P.H. and an M.P.H. With the Dr.P.H., concentrations are offered in Public Health Leadership and Health Policy & Management. With the M.P.H., a concentration is offered in Health Policy & Management.

Community Health Education & Behavior

Do you want to learn the skills needed to help educate and improve the public’s health? Our programs are designed to prepare you for community‐based public health interventions. You will learn to solve problems in the field of public health and prepare for a variety of leadership positions, especially those in community health programs.

The department offers two degrees in community health to match your current level of education and experience – a Dr.P.H. in Community Health Behavior & Education and an M.P.H. in Community Health.