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Applied Public Health Emphasis

Improve Community Health

Focus on complex health problems for long-lasting solutions.

Our applied public health emphasis creates a foundation to analyze, address and act on a wide range of issues. You can dedicate yourself to public service and help improve the health of large groups of people locally, nationally and even internationally. Possible careers include health inspector, public health educator, clinical research coordinator and emergency management director, among others.


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Course Curriculum

Applied public health draws from a variety of disciplines to ensure a better quality of life for all people.

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Level Up

Interested in a master's degree? Continue your education at UW-Green Bay with a master's in health and wellness management.

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Make It Your Minor

A minor in applied public health is an ideal match for a lot of majors, including community health education and public administration.

Minor Requirements

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Professor Meinhardt teaches comparative anatomy, among other classes, and his research focuses on miniaturization in frogs and some philosophical questions in evolutionary biology. He'd be happy to dissect any dilemma you may have.

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