Prepare for a career in research, policy, organizational leadership, or academia. During your four-year course of study, you’ll gain research skills and transdisciplinary knowledge so that you experience the range of perspectives on global health problems and their solutions. Then, apply what you’ve learned to your own research topics. You’ll work with outstanding faculty and have the opportunity to interact with global health leaders.

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Student Profiles
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Financing Your Education
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