Public Health Certificate

Admissions requirements for the certificate programs, in addition to Graduate School requirements, include: 

  • Letter of intent
  • Official transcripts
  • 3.0 GPA for undergraduate and any graduate coursework
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • English Language test scores meet minimum for public health program

 Apply online through the Graduate School 

Choose from three options
American Indian Public Health option

The American Indian Public Health option includes the following 15 credits and can also be completed in one academic year.

  • PH 704 Public Health Management and Policy
  • PH 771 American Indian Health Policy
  • PH 772 American Indian Health Equity
  • PH 773 Social and Cultural Determinants in Indian Health
  • PH 774 Research Issues in Tribal Communities
General Public Health option

The General option includes the following 17 credits and can be completed in one academic year.

  • PH 704 Public Health Management and Policy
  • PH 706 Essential of Epidemiology
  • PH 745 Community Health Leadership
  • PH 720 Environmental Health
  • PH 731 Biostatistics
  • PH 741 Social and Behavioral Sciences in Public Health
Infection Prevention option

The Infection Prevention option includes the following 18 required credits.

  • PH 704 Public Health Management and Policy
  • PH 706 Essentials of Epidemiology
  • PH 711 Integrating Primary Care and Public Health
  • PH 745 Community Health Leadership
  • PH 735 Principles of Infectious Diseases I
  • PH 736 Principles of Infectious Diseases II 
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