Why choose the University of Maryland?

Our students have full access to faculty who will guide you through all phases of the program to ensure your educational goals are met.  Our Washington, DC area location provides unparalleled opportunities for research experiences in public health, including placements at the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services  (e.g., National Institutes of Health, National Center for Health Statistics), Children's National Medical Center, the Maryland Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, and many other national, state, and local health agencies.

Master of Public Health (MPH)




Doctoral (PhD)


Biostatistics and Bioinformatics (Joint Degree Managed by the Mathematics Department)