As a public health major at the Arnold School of Public Health, you can choose from
two different undergraduate degree programs.
Public health encompasses a wide variety of areas, such as biostatistics; environmental
health sciences; epidemiology; health promotion, education, and behavior; exercise
science; communication sciences and disorders; and health services policy and management.
Students will acquire a broad understanding of public health concepts, issues, and
As a public health major, you can choose from two different undergraduate degree programs.
The Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) curriculum is for students who want to apply the degree
to social and behavioral sciences, while the Bachelor of Science (B.S.) is for students
who are interested in a broad-based natural science. Take a closer look at the Public Health B.A. and B.S. degrees to find the one that fits you best.