As a leading international authority on public health, the Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health is dedicated to protecting health and saving lives. Every day, the Bloomberg School works to keep millions safe from illness and injury by pioneering new research, deploying its knowledge and expertise in the field and educating tomorrow's scientists and practitioners in the global defense of human life.
Founded in 1916 as part of the Johns Hopkins University, the Bloomberg School of Public Health is the world's oldest and largest independent school of public health, with over 2,200 students from 86 countries. The Bloomberg School of Public Health receives 20% of all federal research funds awarded to accredited schools of public health in the US.
Located in Baltimore, Md., the Bloomberg School is a short distance from Washington, DC, and offers courses in the DC metro area and through online degree programs.