The 15-hour graduate certificate in public health provides documentation that a student
has completed a core set of public health courses beyond the bachelor’s degree level.
Through the graduate certificate in public health program, graduates bring population-based
health knowledge to their work in health and medicine. The program covers principles
and issues in health care policy and administration, the social and behavioral aspects
of public health, epidemiology, environmental health and biostatistics. Students have
the option to focus on coursework in health care policy and administration or public
health and aging.