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Prospective Students


The School of Public Health is committed to developing tomorrow’s public health leaders, and we offer students numerous opportunities to develop their leadership skills and competencies.

As your leadership skills develop, you’ll learn how to influence others, practice professionalism, and convey confidence. We administer or promote a variety of leadership-focused opportunities, including:

Professional Development

Career Services
Mentor Program
Field Experience
Grad School Workshops

Community Services and Activities

Phillips Neighborhood Clinic
African Health Network
SPH Student Senate

Professional Organizations such as MPHAACHEAPHA

Student News

Equivalency Exams for Public Health Core Courses

Equivalency exams have been scheduled for the public health core courses. Students must contact the exam instructor if they wish to take the exam or if they have questions….

Humanitarian Crisis Simulation, Sept. 5–7

Learn and practice humanitarian skills in this realistic and hands-on exercise designed for prospective humanitarian workers. Students are exposed to basics of rapid assessment and best practices in humanitarian…

Ambuel & Russell selected to Governor’s internship program

Brian Ambuel and Alexis Russell, SPH students enrolled in the Public Health Administration and Policy MPH program, have been selected to intern at the Office of Gov. Mark Dayton…

Study guide for the Certified in Public Health exam

The Association of Schools and Programs of Public Health provides a study guide for individuals ready to become certified in public health by the National Board of Public Health…

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