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Find Yourself in Public Health

Advancing population health, health equity, and social and environmental justice.


Building Healthier Communities

Our students learn and live public health in Milwaukee’s diverse and dynamic communities — at Wisconsin’s only accredited school of public health.

We embrace our school’s mission to advance population health, health equity, and social and environmental justice throughout Milwaukee, the state of Wisconsin and beyond. We do this through education, research, community engagement, and advocacy for health-promoting policies and strategies.

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What Is Public Health?
120 field placement hours for undergrad students
2020-21 Research Grants$1.82MILLION

Become a leader in public health

At the Zilber School of Public Health, your impact begins while you earn your degree.

Our undergraduate and our graduate students participate in field experiences with community partner organizations — gaining real world experience and professional connections before graduation.

We also offer an accelerated master’s program, allowing well-qualified students to earn their undergraduate and graduate degree in five years – saving time and money.

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Take a virtual tour

Our students learn, research and discover in some of the university’s newest and best-equipped facilities.

Take a virtual tour today from anywhere in the world. Then, schedule a visit to meet us in person.

UWM Partners for Health - Collaborate. Educate. Innovate.

UWM Partners for Health is the result of a growing exchange of collegiate knowledge and resources with those in the public and private sectors.

Learn more about UWM Partners for Health