Public Health-Recreation programs | Public Health and Recreation Professions | SIU

Southern Illinois University



College of Education and Human Services

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Public health and Recreation degrees are offered as a bachelors and a master's in Public Health and a Ph.D. in Education with a Health Ed Concentration. The Department of Public Health and Recreation Professions is nationally recognized for its programs in both public health and recreation.

Students enrolled in the SIU Department of Public Health and Recreation are able to work with faculty members known nationally for their expertise in teaching, research, and professional service. All of our faculty members take great pride in their commitment to working with undergraduate and graduate students. As a student in our program, you will not only work with our faculty in the classroom, but will receive guidance and support from them in internships, field experiences, and job placement. Our department has an extensive network of alums across the country who recognize the professional expertise of our graduates.