Join the ‘Canes Community

Thank you for your interest in joining the University of Miami Department of Public Health community located on the Miller School of Medicine campus. As a student, you will be part of the University of Miami's world-renowned medical campus full of rich opportunities for interdisciplinary collaboration with a diverse student body and faculty. From community-based initiatives to international opportunities, our faculty and students work together to improve global public health through innovation.

Academic Programs

You can choose from over 15 master’s, joint and doctoral degrees, with each degree giving you flexibility to match what interests you. For us it starts with a highly personalized curriculum to make sure you get the most out of your experience.

Financial Support

We offer financial support for our master's and doctoral students through tuition scholarships, research fellowships, doctoral stipends, travel awards for conferences, awards for capstone program and thesis project, and graduate, research, and teaching assistant positions.

Faculty Connections

We have 40+ full-time faculty members involved in interdisciplinary translational research with over $19M budgeted in grants and contracts. All our students our matched with a faculty advisor and get to work with them one-on-one.

Explore One of America’s Most Diverse Cities

Our program is located in one of the most culturally diverse cities in the nation, we are uniquely situated to provide unparalleled opportunities for research, training, and community service nearby and in collaboration with our neighbors in Central, South America, and the Caribbean.

3 : 1

student to professor ratio


average salary 6 months after graduation


of our students are matched with a faculty advisor

The UMiami Public Health Experience Provides Endless Opportunities

The University of Miami's Department of Public Health Sciences provides students with a wide and exciting range of opportunities to prevent disease and promote the health of populations worldwide. We have partnerships and connections to facilitate your placement – next door or across the world.

Have Questions About Admissions?

The Office of Admissions is a resource and will help guide you on your journey. For more information, please contact the University of Miami Department of Public Health Sciences Admissions Team at or 305.243.0291.