Department of Public Health Education

MPH Program Goals and Objectives

The Faculty of the Department of Public Health Education are committed to providing a learning experience that challenges and prepares individuals interested in advancing the profession and the health of society. The MPH’s stated mission and goals in teaching, scholarship and research, and in service are reflective of this commitment.

MPH Mission

The UNCG MPH program prepares community health education practitioners committed to promoting the health of communities.

Goal 1: Teaching

The PHE-MPH program offers classroom, field, and professional development experiences that afford students the opportunity to acquire and apply core public health and health education knowledge areas.

Goal 2: Scholarship and Research

The PHE faculty and students will engage in the pursuit of new public health and health education knowledge.

Goal 3: Service

The PHE faculty and students will provide service to the profession and local, state and national communities.