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Public Health

American Public University

2 months
285 USD/credit
285 USD/credit
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The Public Health BSc course at the American Public University provides a professionally focused understanding of public health in America and abroad including the science, psychology, and sociology associated with public health issues. 


Course Details

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 
  • General 
  • 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

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Public Health in America
  • Nutrition
  • Healthcare: Moral Issues
  • Research, Analysis, and Writing
  • Leadership & Motivation
  • Health Economics and Finance

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
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Courses Start Monthly


120 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • 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.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    285 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based 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.

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