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Public Health, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
Ypsilanti, MI, United States
The program in Public Health at Eastern Michigan University focuses on protecting and improving the health of populations – from neighborhoods to nations - through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, and research for disease and injury prevention.
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Overview

Coursework covers a broad range of Public Health at Eastern Michigan University topics and a student selected “track” of interest: community health education or health administration. Students are prepared for entry level positions in public health settings or for continuing education.

Learning outcomes

The academic programs within the School of Health Promotion and Human Performance represent an interdisciplinary approach that combines health science, behavioral science, medical science, and sport science into applied disciplines.

The mission of the School of Health Promotion and Human Performance is to provide recognized programs of excellence in teaching, research, and service that focus on assisting individuals, families, teachers, schools, and communities in promoting health and preventing disease while enhancing the quality of life across the lifespan.

Our faculty are committed to advancing our mission by:

  • Developing effective leaders who will provide programs and care for individuals of all ages and abilities.
  • Providing an exemplary level of instruction that encourages diversity of thought and fosters a desire to engage in lifelong learning.
  • Engaging in collaborative research activities that promote health and human performance.

Accreditation

  • The Nursing Program is approved by the State of Michigan Board of Nursing and is accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses Included
  • Environmental Science
  • Introduction to Public Health
  • The U.S. Health Care System
  • Communication Effectiveness in Health Administration
  • Introduction to Epidemiology
  • Communicable and Noncommunicable Diseases 3
  • Principles of Health Education
  • Health Education for Diverse Populations
  • Global Health Issues

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    61

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  • Minimum required score:

    6

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  • Minimum required score:

    44

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General Requirements

  • International Transcripts
  • English Proficiency
  • Graduate Degrees and Programs
  • Financial Statement of Responsibility
  • Documentation
  • Passports and VISAs

Tuition Fee

  • International

    28808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28808 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    28808 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 28808 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • In-State

    11778 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 11778 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Ypsilanti

  • 1000 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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Funding

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