Global Health - Certificate

This interdisciplinary certification is available to all Master’s students at Texas A&M.  Its purpose is to teach those who are interested in public health about global perspectives on the topic, encourage students to consider careers in a variety of settings around the world, and to promote research and innovation in addressing the myriad public health problems seen around the world.  With a cross-disciplinary perspective, students are assured of receiving a broad understanding of global health challenges and opportunities.

HPCH 604Social Ecology and Global Health3
HPCH 625Health of Refugees and Displaced Populations 3
or HPCH 607   or Biological Basis of Health and Common Diseases 
PHEO 612Global Environmental Health3
HPCH 684Practicum 13
or SOPH 670   or Global Public Health Systems and Practice Experiences 
Select one of the following:3
Global Health Systems: Design & Analysis
Global Health
International Health
Total Semester Credit Hours15

Certificate classes will be considered for inclusion as electives on MPH degree plans. Inclusion on other degree plans will be at the discretion of the applicable school or college.