Experiential learning is a hallmark of Drexel University. The Dornsife School of Public Health provides hands-on opportunities for students and faculty, coupled with the rigor of an incredibly high quality academic environment. Because of our unique community-collaborative approach to education, our graduates leave the Dornsife School of Public Health—founded as a "school without walls"—having already made a meaningful difference in thousands of lives.
Complementing this experiential focus is a rigorous academic program that provides students with a comprehensive grounding in the five core areas of public health:
- Community Health & Prevention
- Environmental & Occupational Health
- Health Management & Policy
We are one of the fastest growing schools of public health in the country. Enrollment has nearly doubled in the last five years, as have the numbers of faculty and program offerings.
We offer the following degrees:
- Master's of Public Health
- Executive MPH
- MS in Biostatistics
- MS in Epidemiology
- Several doctoral degrees
- MD/MPH degree
- BS in Public Health
As part of a top-tier comprehensive research University, students can benefit from specialized research centers and collaborate with scholars at Drexel’s colleges of Law, Business, Engineering, Information Science and Technology, Medicine and others.
Our School is stitched into the fabric of Philadelphia. We maintain deep, meaningful ties to community groups, healthcare and social service organizations, government and foundations. Our location, in the heart of one of the country’s elite health sciences centers, provides rich opportunities for collaboration with leading biopharma, pharmaceutical and health care companies.
Learn more about our dual commitment to science and service. Explore the ways in which we make a significant difference in the health and well-being of Pennsylvanians and positively impact community health worldwide.
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