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Program Goals

Program Goals


Teaching Goal
To offer an educational program in public health using innovative and effective pedagogy, taught by well-qualified faculty and practicing professionals, utilizing feedback from students, peer faculty, and the public health practitioner community to continuously evaluate and improve the program.

Education Goal
To offer an educational program in public health that delivers the core competencies of public health in a manner adapting to students' different learning styles and life schedules, while incorporating faculty, student, and community feedback for continuous improvement.

Service Goal 
To provide faculty leadership and expertise that enhances student learning through active service in the local, national, and global public health communities.

Research Goal 
To enhance knowledge in the local, national, and global public health communities and develop student research skills through evidence-based research in public health and translating the research for public health practice.

Administrative Goal 
To administer and sustain a Council on Education in Public Health (CEPH)-accredited public health program that meets the needs of the public health community while furthering the vision, mission, goals, and objectives of Westminster College.