School of Public Health

Interim Dean
John B. Conway

Assistant Dean
Mary-Jane Schneider

The University at Albany and the New York State Department of Health have entered into a formal arrangement to administer cooperatively the School of Public Health and to offer graduate and professional programs in several fields. Undergraduate students interested in graduate study should consult the Graduate Bulletin.

The following undergraduate courses offered by the School of Public Health are considered by the School of Public Health for the purposes of the B.A. and B.S. degrees: H Sph 201.


H Sph 201 Introduction to Public Health (3)
A general introduction to what public health is, its importance for everybody's health, and how it functions as a combination of science and politics. The role of the public health system will be illustrated by describing issues confronting New York State and what is being done about them.

Undergraduate Bulletin — Table of Contents
University at Albany
State University of New York