Program Length: 4 years
Location: Online program (school is in Minneapolis, MN)
Admissions Req: High school graduate with a GED who is at least 24 years old (some exceptions) with prior college/university coursework. SAT and ACT NOT required for this public health program.
Highlight: Looking for an opportunity to study public health and learn about the science and art of preventing disease? Capella University offers a BSc public health program that students can do completely online! This public health program follows a Guided Path learning format that allows you to learn on your schedule whilst encouraging good study habits that keep you motivated through participation in weekly discussions. Topics covered during this public health program include biostatistics, epidemiology, environmental health, public health policy and management, and many more! You also get practical experience during this public health program in communication and problem-solving through VilaHealth, a simulated healthcare environment! Completion of this public health program opens doors to various career paths, including roles in developing and implementing public health policies, developing programs in health education, serving community health centres, combating infectious diseases and preparing for emerging issues. This public health program also has an Accelerated Master’s Pathway that helps complete your education quicker by allowing you to take master’s-level courses at the same time!
Cost: Domestic: $375 tuition fee per credit + $125 resource kit per quarter. $5000 award offered for new students enrolled in this public health program.