Associate in Science (A.S.) Public Health Program

The Department of Health, Physical Education and Dance is excited to announce the State of New York has approved a new Associate in Science degree program in Public Health Program - a joint venture between HPED and Biology.

Public health refers to "the science of preventing disease, prolonging life and promoting health". Public Health is projected to be among the top 10 majors at the 4-year CUNY colleges. There are many career opportunities in Public Health - this site lists 100 of the most common jobs

For advisement please contact:
HPED: Andrea Salis, Alicia Sinclair, Rosemary Iconis, Lana Zinger
Biology: Anuradha Srivasrava, Monica Trujillo, David Klarberg, Mangala Tawde.

The Department of Health, Physical Education and Dance provides:

Cultural Centers

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Kupferberg Holocaust Resource Center and Archives

Using the lessons of the Holocaust to educate current and future generations about the ramifications of unbridled prejudice, racism and stereotyping.

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QPAC: Performing Arts Center

QPAC is an invaluable entertainment company in this region with a growing national reputation. The arts at QPAC continues to play a vital role in transforming lives and building stronger communities.

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QCC Art Gallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities.