Public health is a field where passion meets purpose.
As a public health student, you’ll learn about the root causes of health challenges and the complex factors that shape every one of us.
What health challenge will you solve?
Public health professionals promote and protect the health of people and communities – where they live, learn, work and play. The ways in which they do that are as unique as the professionals themselves.
Choose one of the following public health degree options:
Enhance your experience
CPHHS is the first accredited school of public health in Oregon
Emily Burney, '18
"I had never heard of public health before, but learning about the myriad of ways in which public health work impacts our lives made me want to learn more, so I could work to make others’ lives better in the future."
The College of Public Health and Human Sciences is a great place to start your pre-med or pre-health journey.
All of our majors are well-suited to provide you with a unique background and perspective. Choose the major that interests you and inspires you!
Once you’re here, meet with our pre-med advisor to make sure you’re on the right track.