University of Florida College of Public Health and Health Professions

College of Public Health
and Health Professions
Established 1958
Type Public university
Parent institution Health Science Center
Academic affiliation University of Florida
Location Gainesville, Florida,
United States
Dean Dr. Michael Perri
Alumni 18,700+
The college is part of the Health Science Center

The College of Public Health and Health Profession is the school of public health and other health professions of the University of Florida. The college was established by the Florida Board of Regents in 1958 as a separate school within the J. Hillis Miller Health Science Center and is a member of the ASPH and CEPH. The college's mission is to "preserve, promote, and improve the health and well-being of populations, communities and individuals." The college grants bachelor's, master's and doctoral degrees.

National rankings according to US News (2009 edition)

Department Ranking
Audiology 6th overall
Clinical Psychology 25th overall
Health Administration 29th overall
Occupational Therapy 15th overall
Physical Therapy 15th overall
Physician Assistant 17th overall
Rehab Counseling 9th overall
Speech Pathology 12th overall
Public Health 29th overall (2011)

Individual departments

There are 10 departments within the college:

See also

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