LITTLE ROCK – A joint agreement between the Fay W. Boozman College of Public Health at the
Beginning in their junior year, students at the liberal arts college in
“It is anticipated that these students who graduate from
The UAMS College of Public Health prepares graduate and professional students for careers that will help meet the many public health and health care needs in the state. Specialty tracks include biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental and occupational health, health education/health behavior, and health policy and management.
Hendrix, founded in 1876, is a liberal arts college that is among 165 colleges featured in the 2008 edition of the Princeton Review:
“For many years,
The M.P.H. degree prepares students for careers in several health-related fields either by itself or in combination with other professional or graduate degrees. The value of the combined degree program is that it will enable students to eliminate duplication in course content, make efficient use of academic interactions and reduce both the time and costs incurred in earning the M.P.H.
Once a student is approved by a Hendrix advisor, the candidate applies for admission to the
UAMS is the state’s only comprehensive academic health center, with five colleges, a graduate school, a medical center, six centers of excellence and a statewide network of regional centers. UAMS has 2,538 students and 733 medical residents. Its centers of excellence include the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, the Myeloma Institute for Research and Therapy, the
UAMS is the state’s only comprehensive academic health center, with colleges of Medicine, Nursing, Pharmacy, Health Professions and Public Health; a graduate school; a hospital; a northwest Arkansas regional campus; a statewide network of regional centers; and seven institutes: the Winthrop P. Rockefeller Cancer Institute, the Jackson T. Stephens Spine & Neurosciences Institute, the Myeloma Institute, the Harvey & Bernice Jones Eye Institute, the Psychiatric Research Institute, the Donald W. Reynolds Institute on Aging and the Translational Research Institute. It is the only adult Level 1 trauma center in the state. UAMS has 3,021 students, 789 medical residents and two dental residents. It is the state’s largest public employer with more than 10,000 employees, including about 1,000 physicians and other professionals who provide care to patients at UAMS, Arkansas Children’s Hospital, the VA Medical Center and UAMS regional centers throughout the state. Visit www.uams.edu or www.uamshealth.com. Find us on Facebook, Twitter, YouTube or Instagram.