Together for the greater good

Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work is located in Miami, Florida, a city rich with diverse communities and uniquely situated to address local and global public health challenges. 

The college’s academic disciplines—public health, dietetics and nutrition, social work, and disaster preparedness—are advancing research and bringing our students to the forefront of their fields. From neurological brain behavior to health disparities, oxidative stress to tobacco smoking, our students get firsthand experience and participate in groundbreaking discoveries.

Stempel College Rankings

  • Top 50School of Public Health (US News & World Report)
  • #12Most funded public school of public health by the National Institutes of Health (Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research)
  • Top 100School of Social Work in South Florida (US News & World Report)

Stempel News


Apply by June 1: Master of Public Health (MPH) in Global Health

The MPH in Global Health trains students to apply global health principles to domestic & international challenges. The MPH program can be completed in two years or in one year through an accelerated track.

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Student experience

Whether you're a current or prospective student, know that at Stempel College you will gain firsthand experience and participate in groundbreaking discoveries alongside world-renowned faculty.

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Explore our programs

Learn from world-renowned faculty and explore a curriculum that will prepare you for today's competitive job market. With degrees and programs in public health, social work, dietetics and nutrition, and disaster preparedness, the opportunities here are endless. Find your calling today.

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Research excellence

We provide unique learning opportunities and create innovative initiatives through our two Emerging Preeminent Programs: The Brain, Behavior and Environment Program and Health Inequities and Disparities Program.

Faculty & Staff Directory

Faculty and staff are committed to helping students have the best experience at our college. Browse our directory and get in touch today.