SPH Facts


The University of Washington School of Public Health’s mission is to solve our greatest public health challenges and co-create health equity with communities in the region and the world.

UW School of Public Health is accredited by CEPH.

4 Interdisciplinary Programs

Food Systems, Nutrition, and Health  
Health Management and Informatics  
Public Health Genetics  
Public Health-Global Health  
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30+ Centers & Institutes

Including AIDS Research, Clean Air Research, Health Promotion Research, I-TECH, Northwest Center for Public Health Practice, Pacific Northwest Agricultural Safety and Health. See the list of Centers and Institutes.

1,858 Students

988 In graduate programs  
870 In undergraduate programs  
59% Washington state residents  
20% Minorities  
15% International

161 Core Faculty

187 Adjunct  
533 Clinical & Affiliate

11,000+ Alumni

Our graduates work to improve the health and well-being of communities in Washington state and around the world.

74% Job Placement

Percentage of job-seeking SPH graduates employed within one year of graduation, based on a survey of recent alumni.