Graduate Certificate - Global Health - Graduate Certificate

Program:
Global Health - Graduate Certificate
Program Code:
4226 Global Health
Program Level:
Graduate Certification
Award Type:
Start Term:
FS19


Excerpt from the official Academic Programs Catalog:

Listed below are the approved requirements for the program from the official Academic Programs Catalog.
Students must consult their advisors to learn which specific requirements apply to their degree programs.
Requirements as represented in Degree Navigator are not available for this program.

College of Osteopathic Medicine

Graduate Study

Global Health - Graduate Certificate

The Graduate Certificate in Global Health is an interdisciplinary certificate administered by the College of Osteopathic Medicine in partnership with faculty from the Colleges of Arts and Letters, Nursing, and Veterinary Medicine. The certificate stresses the interconnectedness of the animal, environment and human health and is applicable to a broad range of health professionals such as medical, nursing, or veterinary medicine as well as individuals interested in a holistic view of global health. The certificate prepares individuals to both manage and lead as global health professionals. Individualized programs of study can be tailored to accommodate individuals with a broad range of academic and professional experience and interests.  The certificate is available online only.

Admission

To be considered for admission to the Graduate Certificate in Global Health, an applicant must submit the following:
  1. A transcript showing a completed undergraduate degree.
  2. A personal statement describing interest and experience in global health, including career goals.
  3. A resume or curriculum vitae.
  4. Test scores from a standardized graduate or professional school test such as the  GRE, GMAT, MCAT, DAT, LSAT.  This requirement may be waived if applicant has a previously conferred graduate or professional degree.
  5. A test of English language proficiency for students for whom English is not a first language.
Requirements for the Graduate Certificate in Global Health

The certificate program is available online only. Students must complete 9 credits from the following:
OST 821 One Health – Transdisciplinary Collaborations to Global Health 3
OST 822 Introduction to Global Health Practice 3
OST 823 Global Burden of Disease 3