The University of Maryland School of Public Health, located in College Park, Maryland, is a dynamic and growing school located at one of the nation’s top-ranked public research universities. While many schools of public health in the country are limited to graduate education, our large and diverse undergraduate student body brings energy and unique perspectives to our school, and contributes to our initiatives and commitment to advance a better state of health in Maryland and beyond.
With more than 2,500 students in 25 different degrees and academic programs, our School of Public Health prepares students to tackle complex and emerging public health issues and make meaningful contributions to the health and welfare of individuals and society. We do this utilizing all of the tools of traditional public health disciplines, and in collaboration with fields as varied as engineering, arts and humanities, business and public policy.
The Public Health Science program at the Universities at Shady Grove (PHSC at USG) is a branch of the School of Public Health, providing undergraduate education in junior and senior level courses. Students have access to all the campus materials and facilities at College Park as well as Shady Grove.
Prospective students may apply to PHSC at USG using UMD's Secure Application Portal.