The University of Maryland School of Public Health is a dynamic and growing school located in a public research university. With more than 2,300 students in more than 25 undergraduate and graduate degrees and programs, the School of Public Health prepares students to tackle complex and emerging public health issues and make meaningful contributions to the health and welfare of individuals and society. In addition to the traditional public health disciplines, the school has unique strengths in the roles that physical activity and families play in personal and population health. The school offers students an education within reach and with unparalleled access to outstanding research, internship and professional development opportunities. Its authentic community partnerships provide pathways for students to work toward the elimination of health disparities in our own backyard.