Why Recruit Our Students?

If you are seeking top talent in public health, look no further than Mailman School of Public Health. Here’s why:

One of the Top 5 Public Health Schools

  • Ranked fifth in the nation by U.S. News & World Report and second by Find the Best

  • The second largest recipient of research grant funding among all schools of public health

  • Established in 1922, one of the oldest public health academies in the United States

  • The first accredited MPH program in New York City

Innovative Curriculum and Applied Experience

  • The Mailman School’s new interdisciplinary curriculum tackles the complex challenges of urgent health problems through comprehensive, systemic solutions—in the U.S. and abroad

  • Graduates gain a unique skill set that combines leadership skills, innovation, case-based learning, and the application of science in practice

  • MPH students work in groups for a full year and complete significant internship/practicum experience prior to graduation

  • MPH certificates address the most pressing needs of the 21st century, representing in-depth knowledge in 24 specific areas of their home department and across six disciplines

  • Our 500 faculty are world-renowned leaders, with roles that include government advisor, professional society president,and corporate executives who are listed in Harvard Business Review's top 100 CEOs

New York City Location and Global Reach

  • Students are available for internships in the summer and often during their second year of study, throughout the NYC area, around the nation, and abroad

  • Our faculty works in more than 100 countries

  • We offer limited travel funding and practicum stipends for internships

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