Learn to advance public health education and service as you consider public health in the U.S. and overseas, with the Public Health BSc course at the American Public University.
Those passionate about improving health and the quality of human life will find APU’s BS in Public Health provides a robust exploration of public law, policy, management, finance, and structure.
This program in public health draws on the expertise of faculty—some are first responders and public health professionals. The program is well suited to those with professional interests in community health, community education, nutrition, health services, and occupational health and safety.
Students must choose a concentration for this degree program:
- Emergency and Disaster Management
- Nutrition and Wellness
- Public Health Informatics
What You Will Do
- Critically analyze the U.S. healthcare system
- Apply organizational design to healthcare groups
- Perform macro- and microeconomic analyses of healthcare production and costs
- Create a plan for efficient healthcare system management
- Appraise the U.S. medical care system, its problems, and potential for reform
Get more detailsVisit official programme website
Programme StructureCourses include:
- Public Health in America
- Healthcare: Moral Issues
- Research, Analysis, and Writing
- Leadership & Motivation
- Health Economics and Finance
- 2 months
Start dates & application deadlines
Courses Start Monthly
DisciplinesPublic Health Nutrition & Dietetics Health Sciences View 85 other Masters in Public Health in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e. GED).
- Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
- There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.
International285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
National285 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
$250 with military grant
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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