Maine Graduate Public Health Schools
Maine Graduate Public Health Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs
University of Southern Maine Muskie School of Public Service:
This is considered one of the most innovative and effective schools for education and training in the public services. Students in this school are given many internship and clinical research opportunities that allow them to not only gain an experiential education, but to actively affect state and local policy and practice. The school offers a number of undergraduate and graduate degree programs for students who are interested in pursuing degrees in public service. The school also employs a dedicated and experienced faculty that works closely with students to help them achieve their goals. Students are granted access to cutting-edge research methods and software.
Master's in Health Policy and Management:
This is a prestigious program for qualified graduate students who want to learn how they can directly influence public health policy locally and abroad. Students declare individual areas of interest and concentration. They take courses that make up a core health policy education. Students learn about issues, methods, and theories that are used in developing health policies. Students participate in discussions and seminars that allow them to discuss challenges, shortcomings, and solutions with their peers Students engage in a number of internship and clinical research experiences. Students also work closely with faculty members who guide them toward meaningful conclusions and completion of independent projects and papers. Students who complete this program become advisors and administrators in a number of health contexts. They may also apply to PhD degree programs for further exploration of concepts related to their fields of study.
Address: Muskie School of Public Service, University of Southern Maine, P.O. Box 9300, Portland, Maine 04104-9300
Phone Number: (207) 780-4430
University of New England Department of Public Health:
This is one of the leading health programs in the state of Maine. The school provides students with a theoretical and practical application education in current public health issues and concepts. Students are granted access to a number of internships and experiential learning opportunities. Students also work closely with faculty members who help them to complete their degree programs and begin their careers with the knowledge and experience necessary to make a difference.
Master of Public Health:
This is a graduate program for students who are interested in studying health policy and community behaviors and finding solutions to current challenges in the health field. Students pick areas of concentration, such as policy, information systems, or administration. Students then begin with a core education that prepares them to understand some of the most complex issues in today's health professions. Students engage in internships and clinical research opportunities. Students also complete independent research projects and papers. Students who complete this program successfully go on to work in a number of research positions, leadership positions, and advisory positions in the health industry. Students are also able to continue their educations by enrolling in PhD degree programs.
Address: 716 Stevens Ave, Portland, ME 04103
Phone Number: (207) 797-7261