Since 1976, Boston University’s School of Public Health (SPH) has been growing, innovating, discovering, and launching the careers of some of the most accomplished and influential public health practitioners. Ranked 6th in the U.S. News & World Report, BUSPH offers master- and doctoral-level degree programs as well as non credit bearing continue education courses. Our faculty are thought leaders in biostatistics, community health sciences, environmental health, epidemiology, global health, and health law, policy & management. BUSPH's growing research portfolio is one of the largest at BU, America’s fourth largest research university. Our innovative, skills-based curriculum, practicum, and extensive community-based service programs prepare students for careers in research, industry, government, and academia.