5 Courses in Public Health 2020

A course is an educational program usually taken to further career goals after completing high school. Courses may also be required by employers for higher pay or promotions and may be necessary for various fields. What is a course in public health? This type of course of study covers the general health of a population in several different areas, including disease control, rehabilitation, and inju… Read more

A course is an educational program usually taken to further career goals after completing high school. Courses may also be required by employers for higher pay or promotions and may be necessary for various fields.

What is a course in public health? This type of course of study covers the general health of a population in several different areas, including disease control, rehabilitation, and injury prevention. Courses available in public health usually include audiology, athletic training, physiology, chiropracty, emergency response, dental assisting and many more. Depending on the level of program they are in, students may be required to participate in lab exercises, method practice, and scientific writing. Usually, courses can be found in both traditional classrooms and online and take between eight weeks and five years to complete.

Taking a course in public health typically brings students several benefits. These include up-to-date licensure requirements and higher pay. These courses can also be used to obtain knowledge and training in the health field to move into better employment opportunities.

The cost of a course depends on factors that include the school a student chooses and the location. Contacting your school of choice is the best way to understand future financial obligations.

When all course requirements of a public health degree or certificate are completed, students may find jobs in a large number of areas. Dental and medical assistants, radiologists, EMTs, nutritionists, home health aides, and nurse midwives are just a few of the many public health jobs available in private and hospital settings. Many graduates may find public health administration employment in public and private agencies.

Taking a course in public health leads to beneficial outcomes for a student’s career, so get started on the next step today. 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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The College, Swansea University
Swansea, United Kingdom

Health Science courses at Swansea University are aimed at multi-professionals. The courses encompass a range of fields, including public health and policy, healthcare, law and ... +

Health Science courses at Swansea University are aimed at multi-professionals. The courses encompass a range of fields, including public health and policy, healthcare, law and management. The College of Human and Health Science's mission is to conduct leading research, deliver high-quality educational programmes and promote an evidence-based clinical practice that contributes to the health, social well being and prosperity of the communities of South West Wales and beyond. -
Courses
Full-time
English
Jan 2020
Campus
 
Royal Tropical Institute (KIT)
Amsterdam, Netherlands

This course provides knowledge and skills that healthcare managers, policymakers, and planners need for human resource planning and management. It discusses policies, strategi ... +

This course provides knowledge and skills that healthcare managers, policymakers, and planners need for human resource planning and management. It discusses policies, strategies, and practices at a national and workplace level to address health workforce issues. -
Courses
Full-time
2 weeks
English
17 Feb 2020
25 Dec 2019
Campus
 
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, USA

International Year One in Public Health will prepare you to enter next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfully c ... +

International Year One in Public Health will prepare you to enter next semester of a bachelor's degree program at The University of Alabama at Birmingham. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter your next semester of study. This transition to university from an INTO program is called progression. -
Courses
Full-time
English
08 Jan 2020
Campus
 
Olinda School
Olinda, Brazil

This course takes place throughout the year, except during the first half of January and the second half of July. The course lasts a minimum of four weeks and may be extended ... +

This course takes place throughout the year, except during the first half of January and the second half of July. The course lasts a minimum of four weeks and may be extended at the discretion of the student. -
Courses
Full-time
4 weeks
English
Campus
 
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
Birmingham, USA

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in Public Health are assured progression to a UAB graduate public health degree program upon submission ... +

Students who successfully complete an INTO UAB Graduate Pathway program in Public Health are assured progression to a UAB graduate public health degree program upon submission of additional required application materials. After successfully completing the Pathway program, you are guaranteed to enter the graduate degree program. -
Courses
Full-time
English
08 Jan 2020
Campus