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Top 13 Bachelor Degrees in Global Healthcare 2019

Students seeking a bachelor’s degree typically spend about four years completing their coursework. These programs go into great depth within the chosen field, preparing graduates for the career of a lifetime.

What is a Bachelor in Global Health? This degree program focuses broadly on the cross continental boundaries – or lack thereof – of health and pathology. An undergraduate degree of this nature provides students with a comprehensive outlook on the range of factors involved in global health, such as cultural conceptions of wellness, international diet and nutrition, infectious disease, medical sociology and history, and more. Global health is a broad umbrella for the field that the student might later choose to specialize in.

A graduate of a Bachelor in Global Health program will be rewarded by a well rounded perspective on health issues as they face many different populations. With such a finely developed viewpoint, they will continue to benefit from their foundational degree whether they go on to advanced education or begin work.

The tuition and fees of a global health undergraduate program will vary widely depending on the area. Some students may qualify to receive some scholarship or grant funding to assist them in meeting the expenses of a college education.

One of the primary advantages of a Bachelor in Global Health is that graduates with the degree are highly sought after all over the world. No matter where you are, there is some kind of healthcare structure and industries and businesses devoted to it. Whether you want to pursue a career in a government health office, launch an independent clinic yourself, do research on the health of indigenous cultures, administer a program from one country to another, or author books, your degree will give you a leg up.

We have many Bachelor in Global Health programs within reach. Search for your program below and contact directly the admission office of the school of your choice by filling in the lead form.

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13 Results in Global Healthcare

University of Wollongong

This degree will provide you with an understanding of the key issues affecting the health of populations. You will develop skills in obtaining, reviewing and analysing he ... [+]

Course summary

Public Health is the art and science of promoting healthy people, places and policies. Public Health improves the health and quality of life of a population, by working to prevent disease, prolong life, and promote health through scientifically analysing populations and generating solutions to problems.

This degree

This degree will provide you with an understanding of the key issues affecting the health of populations. You will develop skills in obtaining, reviewing and analysing health information; planning and managing a health program or project, and in improving the health of populations.

High achieving students can undertake an Honours year at the conclusion of the degree to further develop and apply their research skills. Professional Recognition Graduates can apply to be a full member of the Public Health Association of Australia.... [-]

Australia Wollongong
March 2020
Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Campus
Goodwin College

With today’s lightning-fast advancements in travel and technology, the most remote corners of the globe can seem as close as next door. And along with these exciting oppo ... [+]

Overview

With today’s lightning-fast advancements in travel and technology, the most remote corners of the globe can seem as close as next door. And along with these exciting opportunities for increased contact comes the serious responsibility of safeguarding our public health.

No one likes to think about public health emergencies like SARS and the Zika virus, but they are certain to happen. When they do, we need to be as prepared as possible to manage their effects. Committed, trained professionals — someone like you — are needed to step up, respond, and protect our communities from these threats to our collective safety.

Goodwin’s career-focused Public Health curriculum, taught by industry content experts, will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to stand out in this critically important field.... [-]

USA East Hartford
Open Enrollment
Full-time
6 - 9 semesters
Campus
Torrens University Australia

If you want to make a positive difference, think big. Improve the health and wellbeing of your community, your country, your world: that’s what this degree lets you do. I ... [+]

If you want to make a positive difference, think big. Improve the health and wellbeing of your community, your country, your world: that’s what this degree lets you do. It’s all about promoting health and preventing disease at the population level. You’ll be more than ready to start your career after an industry placement as well as a global learning experience with a Laureate partner institution while you study.

WHY STUDY AT TORRENS?

It’s our industry connections that set us apart. You’ll learn from the industry’s best professionals, gain hands-on experience with an industry placement, and enjoy a global learning experience with a partner institution.

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Australia Sydney Leura Fitzroy Melbourne Brisbane Adelaide New Zealand Auckland  + 5 More
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Full-time
Part-time
3 years
Campus
Online
Goodwin College

With today’s lightning-fast advancements in travel and technology, the most remote corners of the globe can seem as close as next door. And along with these exciting oppo ... [+]

With today’s lightning-fast advancements in travel and technology, the most remote corners of the globe can seem as close as next door. And along with these exciting opportunities for increased contact comes the serious responsibility of safeguarding our public health. No one likes to think about public health emergencies like SARS and the Zika virus, but they are certain to happen. When they do, we need to be as prepared as possible to manage their effects. Committed, trained professionals — someone like you — are needed to step up, respond, and protect our communities from these threats to our collective safety. Goodwin’s career-focused Public Health curriculum, taught by industry content experts, will provide you with the knowledge and skills you need to stand out in this critically important field.... [-]

USA East Hartford
Open Enrollment
Full-time
6 - 9 semesters
Campus
UNIVERSITATEA BABEȘ-BOLYAI

Cluj School of Public Health is the only Public Health program taught completely in English in the entire Central and Eastern Europe. The program was designed in order to ... [+]

Cluj School of Public Health is the only Public Health program taught completely in English in the entire Central and Eastern Europe. The program was designed in order to prepare independent professionals in the field of Public Health at the highest standards. The program is customized to cover every aspect of Public Health’s field but is also allowing students to focus on their area of interest. Also, the program is highly competitive and challenging, but supportive and student-oriented, with experienced professors and mentors that offer a world-class education leading to successful graduates. It is a program designed to link learning, teaching, and research, in a way in which theoretical knowledge can be applied. The program offers various career perspectives and professional opportunities in a new, dynamic and challenging field. This way, the program brings an interdisciplinary approach to Public Health tackling five major fields: Health Policy and Management, Social and Behavioral Health, Epidemiology, Statistics, and Environmental Health.... [-]

Romania Cluj-Napoca
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Full-time
3 years
Campus
Lithuanian University of Health Sciences

The Food Safety study program is aimed to prepare the professionals devoted to the application of their skills and knowledge for the protection and improvement of public ... [+]

Bachelor of Public Health - Food Safety

Brief information about programType of studies: Bachelor's studiesDuration: 4 yearsDegree: Bachelor of Public Health, Food Safety programECTS credits: 240 CurriculumThe Food Safety study program is aimed to prepare the professionals devoted to the application of their skills and knowledge for the protection and improvement of public health through ensuring and enhancing food safety along food production chain and by reducing human exposure to chemical and biological hazards arising from the food consumption.Teaching MethodsCoursework is organized into semesters: students have 5-7 subjects every semester. A few compulsory placements must be completed at food-related laboratories, food industry, veterinary services or bodies responsible for safety in the food chain. Evaluation of performanceExaminations are taken upon completion of each subject. The studies are completed by a bachelor's thesis defense.Competencies you gainGraduates in food safety will have the ability to:... [-]

Lithuania Kaunas
September 2019
Full-time
Part-time
4 years
Campus
University of Parma

The course of study, incardinated in the Department of Medicine and Surgery, aims to train graduates who can act in the field of human health, fitness and sport, using th ... [+]

Type: Three-year Degree CourseClass L22Duration: 3 yearsCredits: 180Access: chronological order of reservation with valorisation of merit through the vote of maturityScope: Medical-SurgicalDepartment: Department of Medicine and Surgery

The course of study, incardinated in the Department of Medicine and Surgery , aims to train graduates who can act in the field of human health, fitness and sport, using the skills and professionalism of the university and sports world, also following of agreements stipulated with the CUS Parma and with the CONI and the Sports Federations.

The duration of the degree course is three years with the acquisition of 180 university educational credits (CFU), divided into 60 credits per year, including basic educational activities, distinctive training activities, related and supplementary activities, activities chosen by the student and internship training activity.... [-]

Italy Parma
October 2019
Italian
Full-time
2 years
Campus
Queensland University of Technology

Develop initiatives to improve the health and wellbeing of populations. Choose subjects to match your career goals and complete 180 hours of professional placement. ... [+]

Overview Choose an elective area of studies such as community nutrition, Indigenous health, family and gender issues, health management, and general studies in psychology. Complete 180 hours of professional placements, both in Australia and overseas, to gain real experience and industry contacts. Prepare yourself for a career in health education and promotion, policy development, epidemiology, risk management, and disease prevention.

Why choose this course?

This course offers the flexibility to concentrate your studies in areas that align with career opportunities. You will choose five elective units from areas that include community nutrition, Indigenous health, family and gender issues, health management and general studies in psychology. You may choose to tailor the program for further study and a career as a registered environmental health officer or occupational health and safety officer.... [-]

Australia Kelvin Grove
February 2020
Full-time
3 years
Campus
Carleton University Undergraduate

Carleton’s Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) is a wide-ranging and career-focused program that will provide you with the skills required to succeed in the rapidly changi ... [+]

Program Summary

Carleton’s Bachelor of Health Sciences (BHSc) is a wide-ranging and career-focused program that will provide you with the skills required to succeed in the rapidly changing worlds of medicine, biomedical research and healthcare research. You will gain a strong foundation in the scientific knowledge and methods involved in the study of human health, along with the capacity to engage in broader multidisciplinary, multi-sector, and multicultural approaches to finding solutions to some of the most crucial health issues of our time.

The Carleton advantage

The BHSc program reflects Carleton’s strengths in such fields as science, global and international studies, journalism and evidence-based practices and policy, and architecture and the built environment. This emphasis on interdisciplinarity will provide you with the breadth of knowledge and experience that medical schools and employers look for.... [-]

Canada Ottawa
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus
Colby-Sawyer College

Help individuals and communities to live safe, long, healthy and productive lives through disease prevention, wellness promotion, and emergency preparedness. ... [+]

Keep the Public in Good Hands

Help individuals and communities to live safe, long, healthy and productive lives through disease prevention, wellness promotion, and emergency preparedness.

Be a Problem Solver

Colby-Sawyer’s public health program brings you face-to-face with complex issues that influence population health and affect vulnerable populations. Learn processes, approaches, and interventions that protect human health, as well as the socioeconomic, behavioral, biological and environmental factors that impact health and contribute to disparities.

Take courses in epidemiology; sociology of aging; personal health and wellness; mental health systems in the United States; and sustainability and statistics for well-rounded public health education.... [-]

USA New London
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
Maastricht University, Faculty of Health, Medicine & Life Sciences

Are you interested in health sciences, healthcare, and wellness? But also in national and international politics, administration and management, policy and strategy, comm ... [+]

European Public Health

Are you interested in health sciences, healthcare, and wellness? But also in national and international politics, administration and management, policy and strategy, communications and media? The bachelor's program in European Public Health (EPH) might be for you.

In European Public Health, it’s about preventing disease and promoting healthy lifestyles for all Europeans with clear European policy.

You’ll learn to bridge the gap between health sciences and national and European public health policy. You’ll also develop the skills you need to work in governmental or healthcare-related organizations, or in EU or WHO units, in positions such as a policy advisor, health officer or prevention specialist.... [-]

Netherlands Maastricht
September 2019
Full-time
3 years
Campus
University of Southern Indiana

The U.S. healthcare system changes quickly, and you can stay ahead of the curve by completing a bachelor's degree in health services at USI. Employment in the medical fie ... [+]

Many rich and varied opportunities are available to you in the healthcare industry, especially at USI.

The U.S. healthcare system changes quickly, and you can stay ahead of the curve by completing a bachelor's degree in health services at USI. Employment in the medical field is expected to grow faster than the average for all occupations as the industry continues to expand and diversify. Graduates of our health services program have an outstanding job placement record and an almost perfect acceptance rate to graduate school.

No other undergraduate healthcare degree program in Indiana has an equivalent track record of career outcomes. Our students gain a broad understanding of the healthcare system through the exploration of topics and issues that influence the health of the community and the individuals themselves. In addition, no other Indiana health care program for undergraduates can match USI's combination of hands-on faculty, research opportunities, practical experience and career-oriented specialization. The health services program at USI offers a superb academic experience that will prepare students for the complex roles they will perform in formulating the future of healthcare in the United States. Unique opportunities give you an edge in the healthcare job market.... [-]

USA Evansville
September 2019
Full-time
Campus
University of Tampa College of Natural and Health Sciences

The B.S. in Public Health degree program is designed for students primarily interested in the improvement of health and prevention of disease and disability. The program ... [+]

Bachelor of Science in Public Health

The B.S. in Public Health degree program is designed for students primarily interested in the improvement of health and prevention of disease and disability. The program mission is to improve health throughout the lifespan. The program focuses on:

Identifying social and behavioral determinants of health, Developing and evaluating interventions and policies leading to the improvement of population health, and Preparing professionals for leadership positions in advocacy and public health service.

Upon completion of the program, students will be well qualified for graduate studies and/or leadership roles in public and private organizations. These organizations may include hospitals, group practices, community health centers, and community-based nonprofit organizations, public and private corporations, foundations, workplaces, schools, colleges, and local, state and federal public health agencies.... [-]

USA Tampa
September 2019
Full-time
4 years
Campus