College at a Glance

College of Public Health Established
2007
School of Public Health Founded
1995
First MPH degree at OSU awarded
1992
First MHA degree at OSU awarded
1971
Dean
Degree Programs
26: Bachelor's, Master's, Doctoral and Joint (Dual and Combined Degrees)
Graduate Students
337
Undergraduate Students
321
Faculty
56 core, 9 joint, 94 courtesy and adjunct, and 9 emeritus
Staff
59

Divisions

Centers

Research

College of Public Health faculty members serve as Principal Investigator for more than 50 research programs.

The College of Public Health is a significant partner in two major initiatives at Ohio State: the Center for Clinical and Translational Science (CCTS); and the Center for Global Health. The CCTS grant from the National Institutes of Health is one of the largest ever received by the university.

Areas of Study

  • Biostatistics
  • Biomedical Informatics
  • Clinical Translational Science
  • Environmental Health Sciences
  • Epidemiology
  • Health Behavior and Health Promotion
  • Health Services Management and Policy
  • Program for Experienced Professionals
  • Veterinary Public Health

Targeted Investments in Excellence

  • Public Health Preparedness for Infectious Diseases
  • Population and Health

Ranking

  • College ranked 19th by US News and World Report magazine and 11th of all public schools of public health; the Master of Health Administration ranks 10th nationally.

Accreditation

  • First accredited college of public health in Ohio.
  • The Ohio State University College of Public Health is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), the nationally recognized accrediting body for schools of public health. Additionally, the Master of Health Administration program is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Healthcare Management Education (CAHME), the primary accrediting agency for health management education.