The community health and health behavior concentration under the Public Health MPH program prepares students to explore actions of individuals, groups and organizations from a scientific perspective to promote health. Students gain foundational public health knowledge and competencies, engage in theory-based analysis of the determinants of health behavior, and design, implement and evaluate evidence-based interventions for public health programs to address current and emerging public health issues across the globe. Students train with faculty who are experts in their field at New York’s premier, research-intensive university dedicated to academic excellence and making a positive
This program is officially registered with the New York State Education Department (SED).
Online programs/courses may require students to come to campus on occasion. Time-to-degree and number of credit hours may vary based on full/part time status, degree, track and/or certification option chosen. Time-to-degree is based on calendar year(s). Contact the department for details.