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

  • Giana Calabrese with an unidentified woman in Uganda, where Giana spent the summer interning.

    A Summer Spent Abroad

    Students in the School of Public Health spent their summers working to improve health around the world.

  • George Kamkamidze (left) and Maia Butsashvili (right), alum of the School of Public Health.

    Eliminating Hepatitis 5,000 Miles Away

    A School of Public Health partnership is credited with advancing public health in the country of Georgia.

  • News Image from UAlbany

    Drafting Legislation

    The dean of the School of Public Health is being tapped by Governor Cuomo to help draft legislation for marijuana use in NYS.

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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