Public Health Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Health, Public Health (B.S.H.)

The Department of Public Health offers a Public Health concentration with a minor in Health Education (Bachelor of Science in Health BSH). The purpose of the Public Health program is to provide students with the knowledge and skills needed for entry-level public health positions, Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) certification and graduate studies. Graduates will be skilled in the five core areas of public health; they will be trained to plan, implement, and evaluate health programs, develop theoretically-based strategies and apply public health research, advocacy, and technical skills. The UNF Public Health Program is dedicated to providing a quality educational experience through excellence in research, teaching, and service and with meaningful partnerships with the local public health community.