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Public Health, B.Sc.

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Bronxville, NY, United States| Online
The Bachelor of Science (BS) degree in Public Health provides students with a comprehensive understanding of the systems and institutions of the American public health care system. Public health emphasizes education, injury prevention, disease prevention, and promotion of healthy lifestyles.  
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Overview

Students will be provided with the knowledge and skills needed to collect and analyze data, identify community needs, and plan, implement, monitor, and evaluate programs designed to encourage healthy lifestyles. Students are taught by public health professionals who have experience in areas such as women’s health, HIV/AIDS, chronic disease management, health education and program planning and evaluation. Faculty use project-based learning in the classroom, where students actively participate in the learning process and apply their critical thinking skills. 

The programme

Public health offers a variety of career opportunities for BS graduates, including public health program specialists and coordinators, public health emergency response coordinators, public health policy analysts, public health information specialists, community outreach workers, patient advocates, health and wellness educators, and health researchers.  

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Health Care Policy
  • Introduction to Contemporary Health Issues
  • Medical Terminology
  • Integrated Business Applications
  • Public Health and Epidemiology

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Online Application 
  • Personal Essay
  • High School Transcript or Diploma
  • Transfer Credit (if students are transferring credits from a previous institution, they must submit official academic transcripts)
  • Admissions Fee ($35 for undergraduate students, $50 for graduates; we accept check, money order, certified bank draft or cash)
  • Professional References (direct admit bachelor’s students must submit two letters of recommendation)
  • SAT scores (only required for students interested in scholarship consideration)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    597 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 597 USD per credit and a duration of .
  • National

    597 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 597 USD per credit and a duration of .
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