College of Public Health
Undergraduate Studies

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USF offers the first Bachelor's in Public Health housed in an accredited College of Public Health in Florida. The BS in Public Health provides student-centered courses required for entry-level public health jobs found in government agencies, health corporations, community non-profit organizations and health care facilities.

  • First Year Students

    To ensure success during your time at USF, all first year students should review the following information prior to enrolling and starting your first semester. Read More.

  • Transfer Students

    Looking to finish your college degree at USF? Transfer students should click here to learn how to make the transition to USF as smooth as possible. Read More.

  • Academic Programs

    Check out the various academic programs offered at USF for undergraduate students wishing to pursue a major or minor in the field of Public Health. Read More.

  • Advising

    Scheduling an advising appointment with one of our Public Health Advisors will provide students the support needed to get on the right track to graduation. Read More.


“This graduating class is outstanding and I know that they are going to go forth and do great work promoting and protecting the health of people,” COPH Dean Donna Petersen said. “We are truly grateful for all that you have done and accomplished here and all that you are going to do in the future.” O … [read more]
To date, the USF College of Public Health has recognized 29 alumni with significant impact in public health. Nominations are currently being accepted for the Class of 2017. COPH alumni award recipients are rock stars in their own right. Nominate a public health leader today for the Class of 2017. “D … [read more]
In observance of Public Health Thank You Day, USF College of Public Health faculty, staff, students and alumni share what public health initiative they appreciate the most. According to the Research!America website, the Monday of Thanksgiving week is when “leading public health organizations take t … [read more]