About the School of Health Sciences

The School of Health Sciences at Jackson State University is dedicated to providing quality undergraduate and graduate instruction, scientific inquiry and public service. We:

♦  guide students as they acquire knowledge and develop skills, competencies and attitudes essential for the public health professions

♦  encourage and promote student and faculty research

♦  provide an understanding and appreciation of ethnic and cultural diversity and the impact of diversity on personal and community health

♦  promote lifelong learning and professional growth


Our Public Health Program is accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).