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Most Popular Schools for General Public Health Major & Degree Program

A program that generally prepares individuals to plan, manage, and evaluate public health care services; to function as public health professionals in public agencies, the private sector, and other settings; and to provide leadership in the field of public health. Includes instruction in epidemiology, biostatistics, public health principles, preventive medicine, health policy and regulations, health care services and related administrative functions, public health law enforcement, health economics and budgeting, public communications, and professional standards and ethics.


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Rank School Name Students % of Total Total On-Campus Cost
1 Johns Hopkins University 477 7% $61,502
2 University of South Florida-Main Campus 427 4% $20,760
3 Columbia University in the City of New York 352 4% $64,144
4 Walden University 327 4% $12,660
5 Harvard University 280 5% $59,950
6 University of California-Berkeley 256 3% $33,319
7 Rutgers University-New Brunswick 245 3% $29,468
8 University of Massachusetts-Amherst 243 3% $26,282
9 Oregon State University 228 4% $23,559
10 University of Arizona 209 3% $25,179
11 American Public University System 190 2% $6,400
12 University of Illinois at Chicago 185 3% $29,320
13 Kaplan University-Davenport Campus 185 2% $13,884
14 Benedictine University 169 8% $37,636
15 Kent State University at Kent 148 2% $24,926
16 Florida International University 146 1% $22,968
17 Tulane University of Louisiana 145 4% $61,178
18 University of Colorado Denver 141 3% $24,555
19 University of Washington-Seattle Campus 134 1% $27,034
20 Yale University 131 4% $61,620
21 Saint Louis University 131 5% $53,438
22 Texas A & M University Health Science Center 130 46% N/A
23 Drexel University 123 2% $57,870
24 A T Still University of Health Sciences 122 31% N/A
25 San Diego State University 107 1% $25,068
26 The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston 102 10% N/A
27 University of Southern Mississippi 99 3% $19,894
28 West Chester University of Pennsylvania 97 3% $25,690
29 Northern Arizona University 97 2% $22,746
30 University of Alabama at Birmingham 97 3% $22,495
31 Southern Connecticut State University 96 4% $22,945
32 Touro University California 95 44% N/A
33 CUNY Hunter College 93 2% $20,181
34 University of North Texas Health Science Center 93 26% N/A
35 University of Missouri-Columbia 92 1% $22,943
36 University of Florida 85 1% $19,103
37 University of Georgia 85 1% $22,064
38 University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill 85 1% $24,024
39 George Washington University 84 1% $61,446
40 University of Southern California 80 1% $62,180
41 Ohio State University-Main Campus 77 1% $25,479
42 Michigan State University 77 1% $24,648
43 SUNY at Albany 76 2% $22,419
44 University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey 76 6% N/A
45 Indiana University-Purdue University-Indianapolis 75 1% $21,680
46 Washington University in St Louis 74 2% $61,808
47 East Tennessee State University 72 2% $23,607
48 Slippery Rock University of Pennsylvania 71 3% $22,132
49 New York University 70 1% $63,540
50 Georgia State University 69 1% $24,448
51 University of Kentucky 62 1% $23,732
52 University of Iowa 60 1% $20,691
53 University of Oklahoma-Health Sciences Center 57 6% N/A
54 Dartmouth College 55 3% $63,279
55 Nova Southeastern University 51 1% $43,580
56 Eastern Virginia Medical School 50 26% N/A
57 Westminster College 49 5% $42,108
58 Thomas Jefferson University 47 6% N/A
59 The University of Texas at Austin 47 0% $26,156
60 San Jose State University 46 1% $23,629
61 Central Washington University 46 2% $22,785
62 Jackson State University 44 3% $20,640
63 University of Nebraska Medical Center 43 5% N/A
64 George Mason University 42 1% $25,335
65 California State University-Fullerton 41 0% $23,505
66 West Virginia University 41 1% $18,375
67 East Carolina University 41 1% $20,831
68 University of Utah 40 1% $21,920
69 University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences 39 7% N/A
70 University of Wisconsin-Madison 38 0% $23,931
71 University of Minnesota-Twin Cities 36 0% $25,281
72 Brown University 36 2% $60,460
73 Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai 36 59% N/A
74 Grand Canyon University 35 0% $32,100
75 Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-New Orleans 34 6% N/A
76 CUNY Brooklyn College 34 1% $24,906
77 Wright State University-Main Campus 33 1% $22,438
78 SUNY Downstate Medical Center 33 10% N/A
79 Oregon Health & Science University 33 4% N/A
80 University of California-Davis 31 0% $33,066
81 University of New England 31 3% $50,295
82 University of Rochester 31 1% $61,340
83 Armstrong Atlantic State University 31 2% $21,373
84 University of Puerto Rico-Medical Sciences 31 6% N/A
85 Eastern Kentucky University 29 1% $18,960
86 Des Moines University-Osteopathic Medical Center 29 21% N/A
87 University of Nevada-Las Vegas 29 1% $22,195
88 University of Kansas 29 0% $22,277
89 University of Connecticut 28 0% $27,244
90 University of Maryland-Baltimore 27 2% N/A
91 Mercer University 27 1% $48,212
92 University of South Carolina-Columbia 27 0% $24,804
93 National University 27 1% $13,616
94 Kansas State University 26 1% $21,331
95 Loma Linda University 26 3% N/A
96 University of Virginia-Main Campus 26 0% $26,075
97 Santa Clara University 26 1% $59,589
98 Western Kentucky University 26 1% $18,822
99 Rutgers University-Newark 26 1% $29,768
100 California State University-Northridge 25 0% $21,669

This list indicates the number of students that completed the Public Health, General program at the schools above.
It is not necessarily an indicator of academic rigor or quality of education.
Note that some schools do not have enough data to be ranked, and these schools will not appear in our lists.