For more than 60 years, the University of Minnesota School of Public Health has been among the top 10 accredited schools of public health in the nation. With a mission focused on research, teaching and service, the school attracts nearly $100 million in sponsored research each year, has more than 100 faculty members and more than 1,300 students, and is engaged in community outreach activities locally, nationally and in dozens of countries worldwide. The school ranks third in NIH funding for all public health schools in the nation.
School experts work closely with organizations that address critical public health needs. These connections enrich the student experience and lead to rewarding careers. The school is located in the heart of the Twin cities, home to a vibrant cultural community, leading health care organizations and one of the best state health departments in the nation.