Graduate Certificate in Public Health
UNTHSC can offer online courses to the majority of U.S. States as listed on the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA) and Institutions Page.
Who Should Attend?
Working professionals can now advance their public health training with our 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 degree.
Complete your certificate with just 5 online classes. Each class lasts 8 weeks, so you can complete the certificate in one year. Certificate courses are offered both online and on-campus.
Upon completion of the Graduate Certificate in Public Health students will be able to:
Identify theoretical approaches used in facilitating behavioral, social and cultural changes needed for improving population health.
Apply basic biostatistics in research design and data analysis.
Discuss the environmental (physical, chemical, and biological) determinants of health.
Identify how epidemiology contributes to the identification, assessment, evaluation, and prevention of disease at the population level.
Discuss health management and policy and the impact of delivery, quality, and costs of health care for individuals and populations.
Application Deadlines and Timeline
This page was last modified on May 3, 2021