Unsure of which department best fits your interests and career goals? Poor birth outcomes and infant mortality are major public health problems in North Carolina and around the world. Use this case example to help you start exploring which public health department is the one for you.  

It’s the people. We are a community of engaged faculty, students and staff who work with communities and across disciplines, in North Carolina and around the world, to solve some of our most challenging health problems. We have a small-school feel with all the advantages of a large, world-class university. At UNC-Gillings we believe we…

Solving potable water access and sanitation problems. Pioneering new efforts to prevent and control cancer. Preventing diabetes, asthma, HIV, cardiovascular disease, premature births, traumatic brain injuries, interpersonal violence. Improving health care quality and access. Reducing health disparities. Working with communities to solve problems they identify. Educating physicians and other providers to infuse a public health… Read more »

How to Apply 1. Review Costs and Funding for guidance on applying for financial aid. 2. Submit FAFSA form to be considered for financial aid. 3. Complete and submit an online application. Enter each coarse taken at an institution of higher learning. (Applicants will need an unofficial transcript to enter this information.) 4. Mail official…

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We work in all 100 North Carolina counties and 55 countries. Lessons learned in North Carolina and around the world are applied  in North Carolina and around the world. Global/local classroom. Global and local content and approaches are infused across our courses, programs and degrees. Some courses focus largely on global issues; others focus mostly on…