College Overview

Mission, Vision & Values


Our collective mission is to provide excellence in public health education, leadership, advocacy, research and service; to nurture and motivate our students; and to deliver enhanced health and well-being to all humankind through collaborative partnerships with researchers, educators, health professionals and administrators.


Our vision is to be the exemplar catalyst for public health innovation and advancement of the profession, locally and globally.


The COPH core values are:

  • Social responsibility
  • Social justice
  • Multidisciplinary approach
  • Global perspective
  • Altruism
  • Diversity and inclusiveness
  • Leadership
  • Academic excellence

Click to read the COPH Value Statement