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Public Health

South University, Tampa

48 months
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About

The Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree program at South University-Tampa is designed to provide students with the knowledge and practical skills required of a public health professional and advocate for population health. 

Overview

The Public Health curriculum at South University-Tampa provides a broad general education, strong foundation in the human health and disease sciences, and core areas of public health. 

Learning outcomes

The curriculum aligns with the competencies expected of a public health practitioner by providing courses in health communication, health disparities, legal and ethical issues, management of public health systems, and policy and research. Students develop the ability to apply core concepts to assess the health needs of diverse populations at the local, national and international levels, plan and evaluate programs, and communicate and advocate health promotion. Graduates are prepared to contribute to delivery of the essential services of public health in health agencies at the government or community-based level and in the private sector, continue to learn throughout their professional careers, and to pursue graduate study in public health and the health sciences.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Principles of Genetics
  • Healthcare Delivery and Organization
  • Medical Sociology
  • Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology and Disease Control

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2

Other requirements

General requirements

  • To be admitted to any of the undergraduate programs at South University, the prospective student must provide proof of high school graduation as recognized by the state of residence on the date the degree was earned, or the equivalent (e.g. GED with no single test score below 145 or numeric score equivalent to 2.0 on old version or state-issued certificate designated as the equivalent of a High School Diploma) with a minimum CGPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale. 
  • The prospective student must also complete the university administered placement tests prior to the start of the first quarter for campus students and during the first session of attendance for online students. South University accepts the International Baccalaureate Program diploma as meeting the requirement for high school graduation. Credentials earned outside the United States must be evaluated by a NACES or AICE-member credential evaluation service. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17014 USD/year
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  • National

    17014 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17014 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Tampa

1122 - 1951 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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