Global Health - Minor
The Global Health minor consists of 15 hrs of selected upper-level Public Health coursework. Students are encouraged to select courses in consultation with a Public Health Studies Academic Advisor.
Students applying for a GHLT minor must have a 2.5 or better overall GPA and meet with a PHLT advisor to declare the minor. Students are required to meet a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or better in their minor coursework. Proper classification is required for the course level taken and any minor course prerequisites must be met.
Students with a minor in Global Health will be provided with an introduction to global public health problems and health care systems.
Requirements to declare GHLT minor:
- Must have a 2.5 TAMU GPA
|Code||Title||Semester Credit Hours|
|PHLT 305||Epidemiology in Public Health||3|
|PHLT 306||Border Health||3|
|PHLT 308||Comparative Global Health Systems||3|
|PHLT 436||Infectious Disease in the Developing World: Risks, Challenges, and Solutions||3|
|Select one of the following:||3|
|Public Health in the Global Context|
|Global Public Health Systems and Practice Experiences|
|Public Health Studies Field Experience|
Any course approved by the Undergraduate Programs in Public Heath prior to taking the course
|Total Semester Credit Hours||15|
Minimum of 6 hours at 300 to 400 level.
Students must have completed at least 45 hours, have a minimum TAMU GPA of 2.5 or higher, and a completed minor form filed in the Public Health Studies advising office to pursue this program.