Connecting to advance undergraduate public health and global health education


Discover resources and upcoming events. Explore undergraduate public health data. Connect to other Network members.



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The Network provides opportunities for leaders in undergraduate public health, global health, and global public health education to work together and learn from each other with the goal of advancing undergraduate education in public health and global health.

Network Benefits

ASPPH works to advance public health and global health undergraduate education, research, and practice, and the public’s health. ASPPH provides timely updates on pertinent policy actions and legislative events.

Advocacy

ASPPH recognizes achievement and distinction among Network faculty members through the Riegelman Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Public Health Education. This award, made possible with the generous support of Dr. Richard and Mrs. Linda Riegelman, recognizes outstanding faculty members who have garnered respect and enthusiasm from undergraduate students for demonstrating exceptional teaching.

Award

Tracks trends and conduct institutional benchmarking with interactive dashboards and reports that feature academic public health data collected by the U.S. Department of Education’s National Center for Education Statistics.

Data

ASPPH hosts events throughout the year for leadership, faculty, staff and students in public health, global health, and global public health education including the Undergraduate Summit, workshops, and webinars. Faculty also engage through online discussion groups. See ASPPH Upcoming Events for more information.

Networking & Events

ASPPH provides resources on topics to support academic excellence, as well as materials to aid in student recruitment efforts. In addition, ASPPH sponsors a centralized jobs site featuring career opportunities in academic public health and practice settings.

Resources

ASPPH publishes a quarterly Network News newsletter, a monthly email advisory, and regular policy and advocacy updates to keep Network members informed on topics that impact undergraduate education.

Stay Connected

ASPPH provides information to and coordinates events for current and prospective students. Events are geared toward high school, community college, and four-year college students. In addition, events are also held to introduce public health to children in grades K-8.

Student Recruitment & Pathway Building

Network Eligibility

The Undergraduate Public Health and Global Health Education Network members include institutions with undergraduate majors in areas of study that focus on the science and practice of public health, global health, and global public health, as well as those with undergraduate majors related to these fields, and accredited by a nationally recognized accrediting agency as determined by the U.S. Department of Education, or its equivalent for international members. Network member institutions work together to strengthen undergraduate public health education, research, and practice.

How To Join

Interested in joining? If your institution would like to join the ASPPH Undergraduate Public Health and Global Health Education Network, or if you have any questions, please contact us.

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Completion Reports

The dashboard allows Network members to export a Completion Report showing the number of undergraduate degrees awarded for their public health, global health, and related major(s). The report features counts of degree completions (graduates) for the past five years as reported by the parent institution to the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics. The Classification for Instructional Programs (CIP) codes shown in the report correspond to the public health, global health, and related major(s) of Network members. The report can be used to track trends and inform decision-makers at your institution.

Data Dashboard

Using data from the U.S. Department of Education, National Center for Education Statistics Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System, the dashboard allows Network members to easily view and manipulate data through data visualizations and tables. With peer-selection tools and multiple data filters, users are able to interact with data in order to support programmatic planning and decision-making.

Network Map

Search for Network members offering an undergraduate degree in public health or global health by region, ASPPH membership status, and Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) accreditation status.

Network Directory