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 actively address today’s most critical global health problems and “Advance Health Locally and Around the World.”

SPH News

  • NYS Resident Exit Survey

    New York State Resident Exit Survey: Demand for Primary Care Physicians Remains Strong

    The results are in from New York's resident exit survey, and family medicine continues to gain in popularity.

  • Nurse Practitioners in New York

    Nurse Practitioners Deploying to Distressed Areas

    Nurse Practitioners in New York are gravitating to areas around the state with the greatest healthcare need, according to a new report by the Center for Health Workforce Studies.

  • Lisa Baranik's motorbike

    5 Questions with Faculty: Lisa Baranik

    Conquering stigmas and replacing lawns with coneflowers.

  • teledentistry

    UAlbany’s Center for Health Workforce Studies Finds Teledentisty Programs Increase Patient Access to Dental Services

    Teledentistry is emerging as a practical solution for patients living in rural areas, according to a new report by researchers at the University at Albany.

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    Program Highlights

    Earn a Master's in Public Health Degree Online

    Woman studying for the 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