About the Program

Goals of the Program

The overarching goals of the Bachelor of Arts in Public Health program are to strengthen practitioners who will:
  • Rise to the challenge

    of understanding the world in a nuanced way expressing a broad world view and an expansive view of health.

  • Be informed and energized

    advocates of health accepting individual responsibility to effect positive change.

  • Demonstrate skill

    in critical and analytical thinking, and as sensitive and astute observers.

  • Communicate effectively

    both orally and in writing with a variety of audiences.

  • Commit

    to being educated consumers of health information.

  • Apply skills and tools

    acquired to an array of roles in the realm of employment contributing directly or indirectly to public health.