Graduate Certificate in Public Health
Advisor M. Turner
The following requirements must be fulfilled: 15 credits in required courses.
|PUBH 6001||Biological Concepts in Public Health|
|PUBH 6002||Biostatistical Applications for Public Health|
|PUBH 6003||Principles and Practices of Epidemiology|
|PUBH 6004||Environmental and Occupational Health in a Sustainable World|
|PUBH 6006||Management and Policy Approaches to Public Health|
|PUBH 6007||Social and Behavioral Approaches to Public Health|
Course work may be completed through residential or distance modalities. Additional certificate information is available on the SPH website.
Requirements for the graduate certificate
Graduate credit requirement: 15 graduate credits
The Program Director/Advisor must pre-approve all course selections and course sequencing by developing a program of study prior to the student’s initial registration. Graduate certificate students meet with their advisor each semester before registration. All changes in this program of study must be pre-approved by the Program Director/Advisor.
Grade point requirement: A 3.0 (B) overall grade point average or better.
Time limit requirement: The certificate must be completed within 2 years.
Transfer to Degree Program Policy: Students can transfer as many credits as meet program requirements to a Master of Public Health (MPH) degree progam from the Public Health Graduate Certificate. Students wishing to transfer to a degree program may apply to do so via the online change of concentration petition after completion of 3 or more courses and a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better. A grade of B or better is required for a course to be eligible for transfer. Students interested in applying to an MPH degree program should meet with Departmental Advisors regarding program-specific admission requirements. Transfer credits must have been completed within the past 3 years.