The School of Public Health

The School of Public Health is a unique partnership between the New York State Department of Health and the University at Albany and offers an education based on cutting-edge research and practice-based experience.  The School creates educational, research and public health opportunities for students to address today’s most critical global health problems and “Advance Health Locally and Around the World.”

SPH News

  • Two women in a lab, looking through a microscope

    New UAlbany Program Aims to Meet Demand for High-Tech Instrumentation Expertise in Biomedical Research

    The University at Albany will offer a new degree program in bio-instrumentation, designed to address the demand for advanced instrumentation technology specialists in today's growing biomedical and biological research industry.

  • UAlbany's new ETEC Complex on state's Harriman Campus

    Governor Cuomo Announces Major Step Forward for UAlbany’s ETEC Initiative

    State's Harriman Campus to be home to Emerging Technology and Entrepreneurship Complex, housing College of Emergency Preparedness, Homeland Security and Cybersecurity, Department of Atmospheric and Environmental Sciences, ASRC and NYS Mesonet.

  • UAlbany's Autumn Henry and Ethan Schek

    Massry Fellowship Helps Students Achieve Learning Goals and Serve Nonprofits

    Seniors Autumn Henry and Ethan Schek found the summer internship experiences they wanted through a fellowship that covered living expenses and aided two worthy organizations.

  • Public Health Training

    UAlbany Preparedness Center Launches Regional Training Initiative

    The University at Albany School of Public Health’s Center for Public Health Preparedness – Preparedness and Emergency Response Learning Center (CPHP-PERLC) is working to translate public health preparedness and response (PHPR) research and trainings into local practice.

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    Program Highlights

    Earn a Master's in Public Health Degree Online

    Woman studying for an online course

    This fully online program provides an exciting opportunity for public health professionals and others interested in the field to obtain a Master's Degree in Public Health.

    Contact the School

    School of Public Health
    University at Albany
    One University Place
    Rensselaer, NY 12144

    Phone: (518) 402-0283
    Fax: (518) 402-0329