Improve the world around you by preparing for a career in a diverse, dynamic, and growing field of service professionals working to improve the well-being of the public. Gain a working understanding of the challenges in the field at local, state, national, and international levels through the theory and practice of public health education. You’ll obtain real-world skills through internships and projects that integrate your studies with your experiences working with the public.
Department Head: Dr. Tyler Smith
Why Choose National University?
We’re proud to be a Veteran-founded, San Diego-based nonprofit. Since 1971, our mission has been to provide accessible, achievable higher education to adult learners. Today, we educate students from across the U.S. and around the globe, with over 230,000 alumni worldwide.
Focus on one subject at a time — one month at a time — and finish your degree faster.
75+ Degree Programs
Choose from associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees, plus credentials and certificates.
On Campus or Online
Study when and where it’s convenient for you with evening, weekend, and 100% online classes.
Apply or transfer any time. Classes start monthly, and applications are accepted year round.
Attend class and learn onsite at one of over 20 locations in California.
As a Yellow Ribbon school, we offer tuition discounts to servicemembers and dependents.