Public Health

The Public Health (formerly Health Promotion) major at Miami University leads to the Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Health degree. Public health focuses on the science and practice of disease prevention, health promotion and public health policymaking. Our mission is to inspire future health professionals to serve the whole person and the whole society by educating them about the sociocultural, behavioral, psychological, and biological factors that contribute to wellness as well as to disease.

*If you are interested in sitting for the CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) Exam through the NCHEC (National Commission for Health Education Credentialing) meet with your academic advisor for the CHES Exam eligibility requirements.

Course Requirements