Research, Internships & Experiential Learning

Students volunteer at the Soma Clinic in Senegal during SST.

As a public health major, you’ll have opportunities to get hands-on experience in many different settings locally and around the world. Some examples include:


  • Maple Scholars summer research program. Some previous examples include:
    • Studying mosquito genetics to better understand how diseases such as yellow fever and Zika are transmitted and carried
    • Studying the presence and effects of fungal toxins in the diet of infant Tanzanians.
    • Studying the human impact on Groundwater changes