ChooseWhy Choose This Program?

Why Study Public Health at Goucher?

公共卫生是一个多学科领域,为满足人们的需要而不断发展 around the world. Its primary goals include preventing disease and injury and promoting physical, mental and social health at the population level. Practitioners work to 研究健康趋势并确定健康方面的差异,了解直接和 健康问题的间接原因,制定战略,以改善健康,并推进 the equity and quality of systems necessary to the success of those strategies. Distinctive 云顶集团公共卫生项目的特点包括强调全球健康, 社会公正和环境可持续性,以及实践学习活动 and study abroad. With its diverse electives in multiple departments, the program 为学生提供整理学习经验和发展的机会 skills relevant to professional success.

LearnWhat Will You Learn?

What Will You Learn?

公共卫生课程向学生介绍公共卫生的核心分支学科 健康和支持发展成功所必需的知识和技能 in Public Health careers and graduate study. Students learn about the wide variety 公共卫生的职业道路,并通过实践学习的机会, including internships and volunteer work. The Public Health curriculum emphasizes 公共卫生的多学科性质,为学生提供机会 修读各种相关传统文科学科的课程 in addition to core Public Health courses. Central to Public Health at Goucher are 强调全球健康,并高度重视社会正义和环境问题 Sustainability. Through Public Health study abroad programs, students have opportunities 培养他们的文化能力,提高他们对非英语语言的流利程度,以及 learn about health challenges and health systems in other countries. Learn More

DoWhat Will You Do?

What Will You Do?

云顶集团大学的公共卫生专业和辅修专业为学生准备了各种各样的 careers in Public Health and beyond, including but not limited to: research, data 分析和可视化、疫情应对、卫生教育、社区动员、 宣传,卫生法,医疗管理,计算机编程,资金筹集,供应 chain management, project management and evaluation. The skills developed in the Public 云顶集团大学的健康专业也可以转到许多其他职业,比如科学 writing, communications, education, or international development. Graduates of undergraduate Public Health programs nationwide work in settings including government agencies, 高等教育、智库、非营利组织、基金会、制药行业, 科技初创企业、咨询公司、医疗机构、保险公司、 and other for-profit companies.

Study Abroad

云顶集团的国际合作项目帮助学生从全球的角度探索健康 观点和提供课程和经验学习的机会,以补充 Goucher’s curriculum. For further information, visit Study Abroad Programs.


Major & Minor program contact
Jennifer Bess, Department Chair, Associate Professor of Peace Studies

Full-time Faculty
Jennifer Bess, Associate Professor of Peace Studies

Janet Hinson Shope,负责机构研究与有效性的副校长,教授 of Sociology: gender, health, sexual violence

Part-time Faculty
Patty Greenberg

Opportunities & Internships


实习帮助学生探索可能性,云顶集团课堂学习,并有所收获 experience. Explore internships and credit options.

云顶集团大学的职业教育办公室(CEO)为寻求实习机会的学生提供支持 or micro-internships (Career Education Office (CEO)).


University of Maryland School of Public Health Affiliation

云顶集团与马里兰大学学院有合作协议 of Public Health here in Baltimore.  During the spring of their junior year, students 可申请修读公共卫生学院的研究生课程 following summer or during their senior year. You may view more information on the University of Maryland Public Health Program website.

University of Maryland School of Public Health Articulation Agreement (PDF)


Sites where students have interned recently

Adventist HealthCare
Baltimore City Mayor's Office of Neighborhoods
Baltimore County Government: Public Works
Bare of Hope Consulting and Counseling, LLC
BioSolution Designs
Calls of Care Organization
Catch a Lift Fund
Chase Brexton
Court Appointed Special Advocate
Crisis Text Line
CVS Health
Federal Defender Program, Inc.
Fund for Educational Excellence/ Under Armour
Getting Words to Work
HOPO Therapeutics
HSC Health Care System
Humanz Mediate
The Ihangane Project/ TIP Global Health
Immune Deficiency Foundation
Integral Yoga Institute
International Rescue Committee Baltimore
Judith Heumann LLC
Keep Greenville County Beautiful
Latin American Youth Center
Living Classrooms Foundation
Maine Department of Labor: Division of Vocational Services
Maryland NOW
MedStar Health
Mental Health America of Fredericksburg
Network for Developing Conscious Communities
Next Generation Language Access
Parks and People Foundation
Rotary Peace Center
The Ruscombe Mansion Community Health Center
Secure Women
Talbert House
The Trevor Project
The University of Arizona
Urban Health Media Project
The VPI Firm
Youth Transforming Justice


Volunteer Opportunities

Baltimore City Health Department

巴尔的摩市卫生局是全国最先进的卫生部门之一. 通过卫生部门,有许多志愿服务的机会. The department sponsors the Baltimore City Harm Reduction Coalition to help with a variety of issues in the city.

The department also offers training in in naloxone treatment.

International Volunteer Opportunities

There are many opportunities available for international work. Please be aware that 许多志愿者网站会向学生收取大量的志愿者费用. 在报名参加一个项目之前,请务必制定一个切合实际的预算.

Child Family Health International (CFHI) 是一个为学生提供全球健康体验的非营利组织吗. It has been in operation for over 20 years and sends 650 students abroad annually. 他们在五个国家有合作伙伴:玻利维亚、厄瓜多尔、印度、墨西哥和南非.


Student Employment

Student employment connects students to both on and off-campus opportunities. The Career Education Office 为有或没有联邦工作学习的学生提供资源和支持 jobs, submit applications, and learn more about the job search process. Students have access to Handshake -一个招聘、活动、简历/求职信和职业管理的网站.

Major & Career Exploration

探索职业选择,选择专业,做出职业决定是一个多步骤的过程 process in which all students are encouraged to engage early and often. Goucher students have a variety of resources available through the Majors and Career page to assist them in this process.

Job Search

A Goucher education prepares students for today’s job market and beyond. Students can explore job opportunities and access job search resources through the CEO Job Search page.

Graduate & Professional School

Students access resources for searching and applying to graduate and professional school through the CEO Graduate and Professional School page,通过教职员工,或利用自己的资源,网络和 tools.

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School 4+1 BA/MS Program

云顶集团和约翰霍普金斯大学凯里商学院也招收云顶集团的学生 a combined bachelor’s and master’s degree program. This 4+1 program 他拥有云顶集团大学的学士学位和约翰大学的理学硕士学位 霍普金斯大学的商业分析和风险管理,信息系统,医疗保健 management, finance, or marketing. Students can apply during their junior year. GRE 或GMAT考试已被豁免,但申请人必须达到最低累积GPA 3.25 or better and have passed some quantitative reasoning courses with a grade of B or better.