B.S. in Public Health

In addition to Rivier’s liberal arts core curriculum, major courses include a combination of public health, science, math, psychology and sociology courses. Students will complete a public health internship as part of their coursework, which will provide direct experience in the field, build their resumes, and provide opportunities for professional networking.

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Rivier's high-quality, hands-on bachelor's and master's programs prepare students for leadership roles in a global environment. For more information, visit the Department of Nursing.


B.S. in Public Health graduates and those who go on to graduate study can pursue roles as:

  • Public health analysts and advisors
  • Hospital administrators
  • Epidemiologists
  • Biostatisticians
  • Health inspectors and educators
  • Health communication and marketing specialists
  • Public health professionals in a variety of roles

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