Why Public Health at Mason?

Improve Population Health and Well-Being Locally, Nationally, and Globally

  • Address social and behavioral factors affecting the health of communities domestically and internationally
  • Promote healthy behaviors, healthy communities, and healthy environments in our local community and beyond
  • Protect the health of all populations by educating people on prevention-based health care and wellness

Help Solve Global Health Challenges

  • Develop the skills needed to be culturally competent in a variety of settings
  • Improve the health and well-being of people around the world
  • Investigate emerging infectious diseases
  • Work with global health leaders on today’s public health challenges

Prepare for a Career in Public Health Minutes from the Nation’s Capital

  • Study in one of the most important political, intellectual, and economic hubs in the world
  • Take advantage of access to Mason’s location 15 miles from the nation’s capital with access to government, nonprofit, and other high-level organizations
  • Culminate your learning experience by completing a practicum with a federal agency, an urban public health department, a private sector health consulting firm, or a non-governmental global health organization
  • Advance your competencies by enrolling in our 100% online MPH program in Public Health Practice

Enroll in Accredited and Nationally Recognized Programs