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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 17,000 alumni and enter the world ready to address our biggest public health challenges.

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Michigan Public Health

What Is Population Health?

Population health science tries to understand the interconnected factors that impact everyone’s health. Combining insights from many sectors and disciplines, the population health approach can create data-informed solutions to support the health of whole populations. Learn more about how the population health approach to public health issues can impact positive health outcomes at a large scale.

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In The News

Improving the Health of Older Adults in Detroit

Older adults face a unique set of public health challenges. We spoke with Mary Janevic, an associate research scientist in the Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, to learn about two new projects that aim to improve the health of older adults impacted by chronic pain and the COVID-19 pandemic.


January 26: Michigan Public Health Graduate Residential Virtual Information Session

Learn more about our graduate programs in public health.

January 27: Undergraduate Admissions Office Hours

Students who plan to apply to the undergraduate public health major for Fall 2022 admission are welcome to attend office hours for guidance on the application content and overall admissions process

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

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We ❤ Public Health!We ❤ Public Health!