Undergraduate Core Public Health Competencies
By receiving an undergraduate degree from the School of Public Health-Bloomington, students will be expected to attain the following public health competencies in addition to those specific to their major:
- Describe the historical and legal foundations of public health in the United States.
- Demonstrate an understanding of the five core knowledge areas of public health, including epidemiology, biostatistics, environmental health sciences, health administration, and the social and behavioral sciences.
- Explain the manner in which the student's discipline-specific traditions are related to a multidisciplinary approach to achieving public health goals.