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Graduate Certificate Programs



Epidemiology, as defined by the World Health Organization, is the study of the distribution and determinants of health-related states or events in specified populations, and the application of this study to the control of health problems. This graduate certificate develops competencies in epidemiology, including those related to disease measurement and distribution, outbreak investigations, prevention and control, and applied analytical methods in public health.


Health Education

The Health Education Certificate imparts the knowledge and skills necessary for health educators, and is aligned with the seven areas of responsibility outlined by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC) for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES). 


Global Health Administration

This program is designed to prepare students with knowledge in global engagement in health administration, health policy, health systems and service delivery.


Environmental Health and Safety

The certificate program in Environmental Health and Safety is designed to provide advanced professional training for careers focused on protection of human and ecosystem health from hazards in the built and natural environments. Designed for working professionals and students desiring opportunities with industry, consulting firms, government agencies and other environmental health science professions.  Online courses will provide students with diverse in-place learning opportunities.


Worksite Health Promotion

The graduate certificate program in Advanced Worksite Health Promotion will provide training for students and professionals who have an interest in developing worksite health promotion programs in the workplace. This certificate program will provide a comprehensive skill base for assessment, planning, implementation and evaluation of health promotion programs in a worksite environment, effective communication techniques and a basic understanding of workplace hazards.


For more information about the cost of the program, average time to complete the program, and other important information, please visit this website. 

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