Global Health Micro-credential
The graduate micro-credential in global health will prepare you with foundational knowledge and skills to impact positive change both internationally and domestically. Understanding the social, political, economic, and cultural influences on global health will help prepare you to identify, evaluate, and address global health challenges. You will learn key elements necessary for global health management.
Students enrolling in the stand-alone option of this micro-credential are required to submit proof of a prior bachelor’s degree. For more information, please refer to Additional Requirements for Graduate Programs.
When taken as a stand-alone offering, this micro-credential is eligible for Title IV federal financial aid.
This micro-credential is part of the personalization series. For more information about personalization series micro-credentials, see the Micro-credential Series section of the Additional Offerings page and the Micro-credential Bulletin.
The 🌐 icon appears in the title of traditional courses that are also available as a set of module courses. Module course availability may be limited to certain academic calendars. See Course Types for information about module courses.
|PU535||Public Health Biology - A Global Perspective||4|
|PU625||Global Health - Cultural and Health Systems Impacts||4|
|PU650||Infectious Disease Epidemiology||4|
|PU660||Global Health - Elements, Issues, and Trends||4|
Certification, State Board, and National Board Exams
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Unless otherwise specified, Purdue Global's offerings are not designed to meet any specific state’s licensure or certification requirements.
You are responsible for understanding the requirements of optional certification exams. Such requirements may change during the course of your studies. You are not automatically certified in any way upon completion of an offering. Although certain offerings are designed to prepare you to take various optional certification exams, Purdue Global cannot guarantee you will be eligible to take these exams or become certified. Your eligibility may depend on your work experience, completion of education and/or degree requirements, not having a criminal record, and meeting other certification requirements.