|Person-in-Charge||Eugene J. Lengerich|
This graduate certificate program is designed to provide non-science students with broad training in the field of public health preparedness. A distance education format is used to accommodate the needs of professionals already active in this area.
Effective Date: Summer Session 2017
Expiration Date: Summer Session 2022
Applicants apply for admission to the program via the Graduate School application for admission. Requirements listed here are in addition to Graduate Council policies listed under GCAC-300 General Admissions Standards. International applicants may be required to satisfy an English proficiency requirement; see GCAC-305 Admission Requirements for International Students for more information.
All applicants are expected to have a 3.0 or higher undergraduate grade point average. Three letters of recommendation are required. Special backgrounds, abilities, and interests related to homeland security are desirable.
Requirements listed here are in addition to requirements listed in Graduate Council policy GCAC-212 Postbaccalaureate Credit Certificate Programs.
|PHP 410||Public Health Preparedness for Disaster and Terrorist Emergencies I||3|
|PHP 510||Public Health Preparedness for Disaster and Terrorist Emergencies II||3|
|PHP 527||Public Health Evaluation of Disasters and Bioterrorism||3|
|PHP 530||Critical Infrastructure Protection of Health Care Delivery Systems||3|
Graduate courses carry numbers from 500 to 699 and 800 to 899. Advanced undergraduate courses numbered between 400 and 499 may be used to meet some graduate degree requirements when taken by graduate students. Courses below the 400 level may not. A graduate student may register for or audit these courses in order to make up deficiencies or to fill in gaps in previous education but not to meet requirements for an advanced degree.