Graduate Certificate Online
Students on F-1 visas are not eligible to enroll in the certificate program. Students do not qualify for federal financial aid for the certificate program.
Working professionals can advance their public health training with our new flexible and convenient online Graduate Certificate in Public Health. The certificate consists of 15-credit hours of the five core public health concept courses that are required of all MPH graduates. Upon completion of the Certificate, students earning a grade of B or better in each course who are admitted to the MPH program may apply all fifteen credit hours to their MPH degree.
Complete your certificate with just 5 online classes. Each class lasts 8 weeks, so you can complete the certificate typically in one year. Selected courses are offered each semester (including summer), both online and in-person. Upon completion of the Certificate, students earning a grade of B or better in each course who are admitted to the MPH program may apply all fifteen credit hours to their MPH Public Health Leadership Online degree.
Texas College of Osteopathic Medicine (TCOM) students may now enhance their training through the new Graduate Certificate in Healthcare Management. This fully online certificate consists of five courses or 15-credit hours. Courses in this certificate program are taught in an 8-week format online. Through the GCHM program, TCOM students will not only become more well rounded healthcare professionals, but they will also be transformed into competent and highly effective healthcare leaders of tomorrow.
Financial aid (loans) is not available for graduate certificate students. Private/alternative loans can be discussed with the Office of Financial Aid.