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Illinois Graduate Public Health Schools

Illinois Graduate Public Health Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs

University of Illinois at Chicago School of Public Health:

This is considered to be one of the premier public health schools in the country. The school is part of the University of Illinois system, which is commonly ranked among the top 5 public universities in the country by publications such as US News and World Report. The school offers a number of undergraduate and graduate degrees and areas of study related to the public health field. The school employs top faculty members who are experienced and reputable members in their fields and top scholars with innovative, visionary ideas. Faculty members at this school are dedicated and work closely with students to help them complete their degree programs and begin their careers on the right foot. Located in Chicago, this school offers students a diverse and vibrant urban learning environment. Students can take advantage of the many local internship and clinical learning opportunities. Students also have access to cutting-edge research and library materials and databases.

Master of Public Health:

This is a highly competitive graduate degree for students who want to learn about public health policy locally and abroad. Students choose individual areas of interest. Students then take core classes that make up a basic public health education. Students learn about health in communities in different environments from a number of different perspectives. They also learn about challenges and issues, methods and theories, and policies and laws that affect public health. Students engage in clinical research at any number of local organizations and institutions. Students work closely with faculty members to complete independent research projects and papers. Students are tested often to demonstrate an advanced, comprehensive knowledge of public health issues and concepts. Students may have to complete master's thesis papers. Students who complete this program are qualified to serve as educators, leaders, administrators, and planners in a number of public health contexts locally, nationally, and internationally.

Doctor of Public Health:

This is a competitive and high advanced graduate degree for students who already have strong academic backgrounds in the health field. Students enter this program with individual areas of interest already picked out. Students begin by further exploring some of the key concepts and ideas in the public health field. Students master advanced research methods and participate in a number of group discussions and learning groups. Students may attend professional seminars and meetings. Students engage in hours of clinical research locally and abroad. Students work in close relationship with advisors from faculty to complete their PhD dissertations. Dissertations are presented and defended before academic panels. Students who finish this program may continue research and teach at the university level. Students may also hold any number of high-level administrative and government positions. They research, write, and influence public health policy at the national and international level.

Contact Information:

Address: 1603 W. Taylor St., Chicago, IL 60612-4394

Phone Number: (312) 996-6620

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