Bs in public health in epidemiology in Brigham young university provo
Public health students are trained to inform, educate, and empower people about health issues; mobilize communities to take ownership for their own health; monitor health status and diagnose and investigate health problems and health hazards; develop policies and laws to protect health and ensure safety; and link people to needed health services.
Prerequisite courses, Focused letter of Intent, 500word essay, A review of the overall academic record, Resume, 3 letters of recommendation
Most career opportunities include: public health education, epidemiology, health promotion, environmental health, and health administration. Many MPH graduates pursue doctoral studies (MD, PhD, and DrPH) degrees at prestigious universities.