The Public Health Science program based at the Universities at Shady Grove, is a science-based program for third- and fourth-year undergraduate students. It combines a robust curriculum in the natural sciences with training in the basic fields of public health, including courses in areas such as kinesiology, biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health, and behavioral and community health. The Public Health Science major provides students with the interdisciplinary training that is essential to recognizing and addressing public health issues at the state, national, and global levels. After graduation, our students are prepared to explore careers in areas including but not limited to: allied health, health policy, wellness and fitness, human services, research, health promotion, health education, health communication, and health administration.
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