Graduate Minor in Global Health

About the Graduate Minor

The graduate minor in Global Health is intended for graduate students who are interested in gaining knowledge and skills in global health. Students are required to take one foundational course and three elective courses and will gain global health competencies.

Admission Requirements

Graduate minors are designed to complement students' training by providing basic knowledge in topics outside their primary discipline. All matriculated graduate students in quarter programs, except for students pursuing the MS in Global Health and MPH in Global Health, are eligible to enroll.

Students must receive approval from their home program and the Dornsife School of Public Health and complete the necessary paperwork with the DSPH Academic Advising Team.

Program Requirements

Required Course
CHP 561Overview of Issues in Global Health3.0
Electives *9.0
Global Issues in Maternal and Child Health
Global Health Ethics
Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health Programs and Advocacy
Research with Rare, Stigmatized and Hidden Populations
Intersectional Perspectives
Sexual Orientations And Health
Genders And Sexes And Health
Migration and Health
Environmental Health in Vulnerable Populations
Public Health and Disaster Preparedness
Public Health Impacts of Global Climate Change
Health Systems Policy Analysis
Total Credits12.0

Additional courses may count towards the elective requirement with Program Director approval.

Additional Information

For more information about this graduate minor, please contact:

DSPH Academic Advising Team
Office of Education

Additional information can be found on the Dornsife School of Public Health website.

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