Why Choose Community Health and Health Behavior at UB?

Our programs provide you with the skills, knowledge and research experience to help create healthier communities.


UB researcher Jessica Kruger studies students watching hours -- and hours -- of their favorite video episodes, and asks this question: Is it healthy?


Thrive in our supportive environment that fosters and values your unique contributions.


Discover new ideas, skills and research methods from our faculty of renowned public health educators and researchers.


Engage with public health departments and a variety of other health-related organizations in Western New York as you make your impact in Buffalo and beyond.


Partner with our faculty, those in other departments within the school and throughout the university to research factors that influence health behavior.


Train for a career with public health agencies at the local, state, national or international level; academia; health care delivery systems; voluntary health agencies; or private research firms.

The University at Buffalo School of Public Health and Health Professions is fully accredited by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH), an independent agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education to accredit schools of public health.