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Study Public Health at Calvin

virus cellsMajor in Public Health

The public health major is an interdisciplinary major that engages students with the diverse field of public health. The major serves as a foundation for students interested in a broad range of public health careers, from biostatistics and epidemiology to health education and health policy to global and environmental health. Learn more

water pollution in ThailandMinor in Public Health

The public health minor is intended for students who are following a disciplinary or professional major and who also have an interest in studying public health at local, national, and global levels. Learn more

Petri dish with cultured virus cellsCourses in Public Health

The public health major is an interdisciplinary major that engages students with the diverse field of public health. The major serves as a foundation for students interested in a broad range of public health careers, from biostatistics and epidemiology to health education and health policy to global and environmental health. Learn more

Waste oil, SudanElective Courses

The public health major is an interdisciplinary major that engages students with the diverse field of public health. The major serves as a foundation for students interested in a broad range of public health careers, from biostatistics and epidemiology to health education and health policy to global and environmental health. Learn more

water pollution in ChinaModel 4-Year Plan

The following model plan is simply a guide for how you might plan out your course work. Because you might declare your major at a different time in your college career, you might study off-campus and not every course is offered each semester, you will have to work out an individualized plan with your program advisor. Learn more

Student on off-campus interim in IndiaStudent Learning Outcomes

A degree in public health at Calvin will equip you to go directly into the workforce—or, to take the next step with a graduate degree. This list of outcomes expands upon just what a Public Health student will be able to do upon graduation from Calvin. Learn more