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Pursue a degree in public health at one of the top-ranked schools of public health in the country. With a rigorous Michigan Public Health education that includes engaging learning opportunities with top faculty, access to innovative laboratory and field settings, and community-based and entrepreneurial training, you’ll prepare for a career of positive, transformative change. Our graduates join a community of 18,000 alumni and enter the world ready to address our biggest public health challenges.

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Ahead of the Curve featuring Dr. Sanjay Gupta

Dr. Sanjay Gupta has become synonymous with health communications over the past two decades in his roles as CNN's Chief Medical Correspondent, podcast host, and author. The two-time University of Michigan graduate ('90, MD '93) continues to work as a practicing neurosurgeon in Atlanta as well. Gupta joined Dean F. DuBois Bowman for a conversation on leadership, communication, and trust during this edition of the "Ahead of the Curve" speaker series.

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Public Health IDEAS

Michigan Public Health is uniquely positioned at the epicenter of research, resources, and expertise to rise to the challenge and address some of the world’s most pressing problems. That is why we launched Public Health IDEAS—which represents Interdisciplinary Discovery, Engagement + Actions for Society—to increase collaboration and advance research and engagement in key areas of public health to achieve meaningful, lasting impact.

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F. DuBois Bowman Reappointed Dean of Michigan Public Health

The University of Michigan Board of Regents has approved the reappointment of F. DuBois Bowman as dean of the University of Michigan School of Public Health for a second five-year term, effective August 15, 2023.

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Michigan Public Health named a top 5 public health school

The University of Michigan School of Public Health has been ranked #5 in U.S. News and World Report ’s list of Best Public Health Schools. The school also ranks in the top 5 in five new specialty rankings and #3 among Health Care Management programs.


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June 1: The Online MPH: Planning for the Late Application Deadline

Join us to learn more about the Michigan Public Health online MPH degree in Population and Health Sciences. In this 30 minute session,

June 14: HMP Executive Master's June Webinar

Learn more about our hybrid Executive Master's degree program leading to a Master's of Health Services Administration (MHSA).

Degrees Designed for Impact

At Michigan Public Health, we educate and train tomorrow’s public health leaders. Our students work at the forefront of the public health field as they study, grow, and serve communities local and global. Explore our degree offerings, careers in public health, and life in Ann Arbor, and learn more about our inclusive, passionate community of students, faculty, staff, and alumni.

Engaged Learning

Chenxi Sun, MPH ’20, was among a group of students who completed a 40-hour HAZWOPER—Hazardous Waste Operations and Emergency Response—training program at the Michigan State Police's Emergency Management and Homeland Security Training Center.

Student Snapshots

Class of 2023! Class of 2023!
Student speaker Reem Fawaz’s speech inspires the crowd.Student speaker Reem Fawaz’s speech inspires the crowd.
US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy shares his wisdom.US Surgeon General Vivek Murthy shares his wisdom.
Online MPH student Lacey Adams' first time on campus.Online MPH student Lacey Adams' first time on campus.
Dean Bowman salutes our grads.Dean Bowman salutes our grads.
Catherine Garber, MPH is all smiles.Catherine Garber, MPH is all smiles.
📷 with Dean Bowman & Dr. Murthy.📷 with Dean Bowman & Dr. Murthy.
Sharing the joy with family!Sharing the joy with family!