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Certificate in Global Health

Drexel's accredited online Certificate in Global Health prepares students, professionals, and practitioners to work in dynamic environments and with diverse populations. Students will be prepared to respond competently to health challenges that transcend geographic and cultural boundaries, as well as identify and analyze factors that impact disparities in health status, health resources, and access to health information and services, particularly for marginalized and vulnerable groups.

Program Features

  • Online courses
  • Fieldwork experience
  • Ongoing discussion series and seminars

Admissions Requirements

A bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited university, completed application, official transcript, letter of recommendation, essay. Additional requirements for international students.


Required Courses

PBHL704 Proseminar in Global Health Ethics (Offered as a series of three 1-credit seminar courses.) 3.0
PBHL705 Public Health in Developing Countries 3.0
PBHL706 Globalization, Development and Comparative Health Systems 3.0
PBHL707 Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health 3.0
PBHL708 Global Health Integration Module and Field Practicum Experience 6.0
Total Credits 18.0

View course descriptions in the University Catalog