Welcome to the School of Health Sciences


The School of Health Sciences at Jackson State University, College of Public Service is committed to providing advanced quality education. Our School provides a learning environment that supports interdisciplinary communication, development of professional public health concepts, values and the resolution of healthcare issues. Our Programs prepare students to be outstanding leaders and practitioners in professional careers in public health, healthcare administration, speech language pathology, communicative disorders, and speech and hearing sciences.

Programs and Degrees

Public Health (M.P.H. & Dr.P.H.)

Healthcare Administration (B.S.)

Communicative Disorders (B.S. & M.S.)


Institutes and Centers

Center of Excellence in Minority Health and Health Disparities


School of Health Sciences Library



Jackson State University
Jackson State University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools.

Public Health
The Public Health Program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) which accredits Public Health Programs and Schools of Public Health nationally.




Communicative Disorders
The Communicative Disorders Master of Science degree program has been awarded accreditation in speech-language pathology by the Council on Academic Accreditation in Audiology and Speech-Language Pathology of the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association (ASHA).