Official transcripts reflecting an earned bachelor’s degree, with a 3.0 or higher grade point average for the last 60 undergraduate or the last 18 graduate/post-baccalaureate credit hours completed.
All foreign transcripts must have a WES course by course evaluation with degree equivalency.
Two letters of recommendation from academic or professional references.
A one-page personal statement describing the applicant’s:
Interest in and potential for contributing to the field of public health
Self-assessment of computer, quantitative analysis, and personal skills and general preparation for succeeding in a public health certificate program
All applicants whose primary language is not English or whose undergraduate degree is from a college or university outside of the United States are required to submit official Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) scores.
Program of Study
A total of 18 credit hours are required for completion of the Certificate in Community Oriented Primary Care (CCOPC).
|CPH 501||HEALTH BEHAVIOR||3|
|CPH 500||FOUNDATIONS OF PUBLIC HEALTH||3|
|or CPH 502||HEALTH SERVICES ADMINISTRATION|
|CPH 504||EPIDEMIOLOGY IN PUBLIC HLTH||3|
|CPH 551||COMMUNITY ORIENTATED PRIMARY CARE: PRINCIPLES AND PRACTICE||3|
|CPH 552||OPPORTUNITIES AND CHALLENGES APPLICABILITY OF COMMUNITY ORIENTATED PRIMARY CARE||3|
|College of Public Health course(s) selected with assistance of CCOPC advisor||3|
|Total Credit Hours||18|