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Academics & Programs

Technology is revolutionizing health and health care creating unprecedented demand for data scientists with expertise in health. The College of Health focuses on population health, a convergence science that draws upon multiple fields, creates a new paradigm and methods of inquiry to fill this critical education and training gap.

Through an innovative curriculum, experiential learning programs and immersion in Lehigh’s interdisciplinary academic culture, students at the College of Health will be challenged to learn in the classroom and apply their knowledge in the real world. At any point along their academic and career path, on campus or online, students and professionals alike can find their intellectual home in the College of Health. When their training is complete, they will be prepared to improve the lives of millions of people the world over.

Population Health Major & Population Health Certificate Programs

The College of Health is in a unique position to develop students capable of meeting the ever-increasing employment needs of the health care sector. Signature degree programs at the undergraduate level will include:

  • Bachelor of Science in Population Health
  • Certificate programs in population health
  • Dual degree programs with each of Lehigh’s existing colleges

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Population Health Graduate Programs

The College of Health is committed to developing a curriculum that will train the next generation of innovative and diverse scientists and leaders in population health. Signature degree programs at the graduate level will include:

  • Master of Science in Population Health
  • Master of Public Health
  • Doctor of Philosophy in Population Health

Studying at Lehigh

Lehigh blends entrepreneurial thinking, creative inquiry and rigorous academic programs with a vibrant life in and outside the classroom, offering distinctive programs that support, guide, challenge and inspire our students. Lehigh also values the rich impact that service learning opportunities have on students and their development as professionals and global citizens and partners across the university to bring those offerings to College of Health students. From your first steps on campus until you earn your diploma, Lehigh will help you chart your unique path for success, all within an environment that fosters personal growth and development.

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