Mission & Vision

Mission:

The Department of Public Health Studies strives to improve population health throughout Texas and beyond by providing competency-based educational programs focused on the knowledge, skills, and abilities relevant to the practice of public health. The educational programs of the department are strengthened by our regionally focused, practice-based scholarship and service.

Vision:

Simply stated, our graduates will be world renowned for their competency as public health practitioners and as the preferred “new hires” of health organizations.