About Community Health and Health Behavior

When you pursue a doctoral (PhD), master of public health (MPH), or master of science (MS) degree in community health and health behavior, you’ll gain a foundational understanding of the factors that influence people's health choices.

You will also determine the role of the community in the onset of and solutions to public health problems. With this education and through applied field and/or research opportunities, you’ll be prepared to address health challenges in your local, regional and broader communities.

  • 5/16/19
    Our programs provide you with the skills, knowledge and research experience to help create healthier communities.
  • 5/16/19
    Our dedication to research, training and outreach will prepare you for success in the public health arena. 
  • 3/1/21
    Discover more about our students—how they’re making the most of their education, and their advice for you.
  • 9/30/21
    Our alumni share how they came to study public health and how their current roles are making a difference in the field.
  • 5/16/19
    Learn about some of our faculty members’ latest research, their mentorship with students and their community connections.
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