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Public Health

There has never been a more important time to launch a career in public health

On the front lines of the Coronavirus Crisis, Montclair State’s graduate students and alumni play a role in the public health emergency

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Have you thought about how you will help to make a better, healthier world?

Although students within the Department of Public Health have varying career goals, they have a common interest in the health and wellness of individuals and communities.  Many also share a passionate commitment to social justice and the elimination of health disparities.  Our academic programs, both graduate and undergraduate, emphasize applied experience, and, in addition to a solid foundation of classroom study, offer students numerous opportunities for hands-on experience.  Graduates are prepared for a variety of careers within the vast field of public health.

What can I do with a degree in Public Health?

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Public Health in the News

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Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Sam Liu enjoys engaging meaningfully with both undergraduate and graduate students as they prepare to serve as public health professionals.

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Alumni Spotlight

Araceli Pintle ’19 believes that being a graduate of MSU really allowed her to grow as a professional and confirmed her passion for public health

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Please note: For permits and other registration issues involving HLTH courses, email: phpermit@montclair.edu.

Why did we get vaccinated?

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