College ranks among top schools of public health

Published on March 11, 2015

The College of Public Health Building (CPHB), seen looking toward the northeast. In the lower right is the Newton Road Ramp, and in the lower left is the pedestrian bridge that connects the ramp to CPHB over Highway 6 / 2nd Street. The Iowa River is at the top.

The University of Iowa College of Public Health is the #17 school of public health in the nation, according to the latest rankings from U.S. News & World Report. Among publicly supported schools, the college ranks #9.

The college’s Department of Health Management and Policy is ranked #10 overall, and #5 among publicly supported programs in health care management. The Department of Biostatistics is ranked #42 among all statistics and biostatistics programs combined, #13 among biostatistics programs alone, and #7 among biostatistics programs at publicly supported universities.

Overall, the University of Iowa has 52 graduate colleges and programs ranked by U.S. News, and a full list is available here. Highlights of the rankings will be published in the America’s Best Graduate Schools 2016 guidebook, which goes on sale April 7. The rankings are also available online and may be found here. A paid subscription is required to access all of the data.