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The School of Public Health recently received full re-accreditation through July 1, 2027 by the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH).

SocialWorkDegree.org ranked our Bachelor of Science in Social Work (BSSW) degree 2nd and our Master of Social Work (MSW) 3rd in the state of Florida for 2020..

School of Public Health ranks 28th for most NIH funding in the country by The Blue Ridge Institute for Medical Research.

College Factual ranked the Dietetics and Nutrition program 5th overall in the nation as well as 9th for best value.

The School of Social Work ranked No. 53 among public universities for 2020 by US. News & World Report.

536 undergraduate and graduate internships in 2018-2019.

The School of Public Health is ranked 49th in the country among public universities by US. News & World Report for 2020.

203,014 internship hours completed in 2018-2019.

Student earns online MPH while working as yacht crew

The day Michelle Finn had to take a final exam in one of her online Master of Public Health courses, the yacht on which she served as both lead stewardess and sole medical crew member was scheduled to sail. WiFi would...
Miguel Ángel Cano

Researcher investigating racism’s effects on health recognized with early career award

Timely research on racism and its effects on mental health and health risk behavior have earned a psychologist at the Robert Stempel College of Public Health & Social Work a distinguished early career award....

What would a COVID-19 vaccine mean?

As the world continues to wrestle with the pandemic, many of us are wondering if the development of a COVID-19 vaccine would be the decisive strike in attacking the coronavirus and reducing the pandemic. This topic...
Marianna Baum

Researcher explores ways to increase COVID-19 testing among poor minorities

Testing for COVID-19 seems ubiquitous these days, but how many folks from low-income neighborhoods have taken advantage of it? That’s a question Marianna Baum and a team at FIU’s Robert Stempel College of Public...

Stempel College faculty honored with FIU Top Scholar Awards for 2020

Since 2008, faculty throughout FIU are recognized with the Top Scholar award for significant achievements in their scholarly pursuits during the annual Faculty Convocation and Awards Ceremony. This year, three members...