公共卫生, 理学学士

可用: 在校园

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The Department of 公共卫生 at 山姆 Houston State University (SHSU) offers a public health degree that will prepare you for a career in a variety of settings, 包括医院, 诊所, 学校, 政府机构, and other health organizations. Public health workers protect population health through activities such as improving access to health care, controlling infectious disease, 流行病学, 生物统计学, 行为健康, and reducing environmental hazards, 暴力, 药物滥用. Public health professionals come from diverse educational backgrounds and can specialize in an array of fields in local, 国家, and inter国家 communities.

课程

Through this program, you will acquire: an understanding of how public health services impact health at the state, 国家, and global levels; an appreciation of health as a global issue; skills in 流行病学 and data surveillance for monitoring disease; strategies to assess population health needs; an awareness of and sensitivity to multicultural differences in health practices; ethical standards, leadership skills; strategies to influence public policy to meet the needs of diverse populations; and tools to implement and evaluate interventions to improve physical and mental health.

实习

You will have the opportunity to participate in a professional internship with a health services organization.

职业生涯s in 公共卫生

  • Health policy development
  • 社区外展
  • Disease prevention and control
  • 临床试验
  • Environmental quality and protection

Or continue your education with 研究生学位.

程序崩溃

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理学学士 (B.S.)

长度 120学时
招生 秋天和春天
学费/成本 每学期费用

本科 Application Deadlines

  • 秋季:8月1日
  • 春季:12月15日
  • 夏季:5月15日