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Education & Training Opportunities in Global Health



Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BS)


 Master of Public Health (MPH) 

  • The Master of Public Health (MPH) degree at UC San Diego provides instruction in the core public health disciplines, and collaborates with departments across campus to address key aspects of 21st century public health, including climate change and data science.
  • Members of Global Health are active in the MPH program. Michael Pratt, MD, MSPE, MPH, directs the program. 

Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health - Global Health Track 

  • This program is offered by joint faculties of UC San Diego and San Diego State University
  • The mission of the Joint Doctoral Program in Public Health (Global Health) is to prepare leaders and researchers in academia and public health practice who:
    • work to solve health problems that transcend borders,
    • recognize the principles of social justice and health equity as a key basis for their work,
    • acknowledge the value of cross-cultural learning, and
    • practice health diplomacy in the pursuit of global peace and development.