Jan 26, 2022  
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog 
2021-2022 Graduate Catalog

School of Public Health

The purpose of the School of Public Health is to prepare individuals to become effective public health practitioners, health care managers and administrators, and other health professionals who will competently identify public health problems and needs, develop effective mechanisms to address those needs, and promote appropriate services for the protection of human health. The School of Public Health is actively involved in educational, research, and outreach programs in public health with the expectation to be nationally recognized as innovative, comprehensive in nature and scope, cooperative in character, and to ensure that graduates can serve as catalysts to promote population health in Nevada, the nation and the world.

Shawn Gerstenberger, Ph.D., Dean  

Jay Shen, Ph.D., Associate Dean



Environmental and Occupational Health  

Health Care Administration and Policy  

Epidemiology & Biostatistics


Doctor of Philosophy - Public Health  

Executive Master of Healthcare Administration  

Master of Public Health  

Master of Healthcare Administration  

Graduate Certificate in Infection Prevention  

Graduate Certificate in Public Health  

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