Graduate Certificate in Public Health (GCPH)

A 100% online, 18-credit certificate program that will provide a solid public health foundation

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UNE’s 18-cred­it hour Grad­u­ate Cer­tifi­cate in Pub­lic Health pro­vides stu­dents with the core pub­lic health con­cepts they need to either enhance their pro­fes­sion­al knowl­edge or to pur­sue a grad­u­ate degree in the field. These 18 cred­it hours are the foun­da­tion cours­es for UNE’s Mas­ter of Pub­lic Health degree. All cer­tifi­cate pro­gram cours­es are trans­fer­able to UNE’s MPH degree pro­gram.

With a mis­sion cen­ter­ing on teach­ing, research, and ser­vice, the pro­gram edu­cates stu­dents from across the nation. The online pub­lic health pro­gram boasts a renowned fac­ul­ty who are lead­ers in pub­lic health research with exten­sive col­lab­o­ra­tive part­ner­ships in the pub­lic health com­mu­ni­ty.

Program Highlights:

  • 18 cred­it hours
  • Com­plete your cer­tifi­cate in just 1 year
  • 100% online — no cam­pus vis­its required
  • Learn any­time, from any place
  • Dynam­ic fac­ul­ty of prac­ti­tion­ers, researchers & edu­ca­tors
  • No GRE required to apply
  • Focused study in areas of inter­est
  • Region­al­ly accred­it­ed by New Eng­land Asso­ci­a­tion of Schools & Col­leges (NEASC)
  • Accred­it­ed by the Coun­cil on Edu­ca­tion for Pub­lic Health (CEPH)

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ceph_mast The Mas­ter of Pub­lic Health and Grad­u­ate Cer­tifi­cate in Pub­lic Health pro­grams at the Uni­ver­si­ty of New Eng­land are accred­it­ed by the Coun­cil on Edu­ca­tion for Pub­lic Health (CEPH). Click here to learn more »

The Uni­ver­si­ty of New Eng­land is region­al­ly accred­it­ed by the New Eng­land Asso­ci­a­tion of Schools and Col­leges Com­mis­sion on Insti­tu­tions of High­er Edu­ca­tion (NEASC CIHE). NEASC is the nation’s old­est region­al accred­it­ing asso­ci­a­tion whose mis­sion is the estab­lish­ment and main­te­nance of high lev­els of edu­ca­tion, from pre-kinder­garten through the high­er edu­ca­tion doc­tor­al lev­el. Accred­i­ta­tion is the review of the qual­i­ty of edu­ca­tion­al insti­tu­tions and pro­grams. In the Unit­ed States, accred­i­ta­tion is a major way that the pub­lic knows that an insti­tu­tion or pro­gram pro­vides a high qual­i­ty edu­ca­tion. 

Course List

All grad­u­ate cer­tifi­cate stu­dents must com­plete the fol­low­ing cours­es (18 cred­its):

  1. GPH 714 Prin­ci­ples of Pub­lic Health (3 cred­its)
  2. GPH 712 Prin­ci­ples of Epi­demi­ol­o­gy (3 cred­its)
  3. GPH 716 Bio­sta­tis­tics (3 cred­its)
  4. GPH 726 Social and Behav­ioral Health (3 cred­its)
  5. GPH 702 Pub­lic Health Pol­i­cy and Man­age­ment (3 cred­its)
  6. GPH 722 Intro­duc­tion to Envi­ron­men­tal Health (3 cred­its)

Click here to view the full course descrip­tions for the UNE Grad­u­ate Cer­tifi­cate in Pub­lic Health.

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