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Help Create a Healthier,
More Equitable World

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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In The News

Joining forces with leading health orgs in $25M Bank of America-funded initiative

The University of Michigan School of Public Health is collaborating with the American Heart Association, the American Diabetes Association, and the American Cancer Society on a Bank of America-funded program to advance health outcomes for Black, Latino/Hispanic, Asian, and Indigenous communities.

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In The News

Michigan Public Health announces two new interdisciplinary Public Health IDEAS initiatives

The University of Michigan School of Public Health has launched two new initiatives under its Public Health IDEAS umbrella that will focus on preventing the spread of infectious diseases and building health equity.

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In The News

$3.7M grant to help expand the supply, diversity and capacity of the public health workforce

The Region V Public Health Training Center (RVPHTC) was recently awarded $3.7 million in funding by the Health Resources and Services Administration. The award, which provides funding through June of 2026, will help the center expand its goal to increase the supply, diversity, and capacity of the public health workforce through a variety of tools and programs.

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In The News

NIH grant to establish U-M Institute for Firearm Injury Prevention as national research coordinating center

The University of Michigan received a $5.5 million grant to conduct firearm research from the National Institutes of Health.

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99%
of recent graduates are employed or pursuing an advanced degree
18K
alumni worldwide

Events

November 28: Group Application Coaching: Drop-In Virtual Office Hours

Drop-in to our group application coaching virtual office hours to speak to our Graduate Admissions Coach.

December 6: Michigan Public Health Graduate Virtual Information Session

The session will provide an overview of our programs and application process with an opportunity to ask questions to staff and current students.

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

Focused. Ready. Inspired.Focused. Ready. Inspired.
The next generation of public health leaders!The next generation of public health leaders!
Exploring the building and making friends!Exploring the building and making friends!
Engaged for the year aheadEngaged for the year ahead
Change starts with me. Change starts with me.
Building community that lasts a lifetimeBuilding community that lasts a lifetime
Meeting the faculty!Meeting the faculty!
Meeting the Dean!Meeting the Dean!