Certificate in Global Health Overview Drexel's accredited online Certificate in Global Health prepares students, professionals, and practitioners to work in changing environments and with diverse populations. Students will be prepared to respond competently to health challenges that transcend geographic and cultural boundaries, as well as identify and analyze factors that impact disparities in health status, health resources, and access to the health information and services, particularly for marginalized and vulnerable groups.Field ExperienceThe program combines online coursework with an integration module and field practicum that includes a 2-3 week supervised experiential (and cultural immersion) global health field experience and study tour that takes place in collaboration with a local, international or community-based global health organization in locations across the globe. View an interactive map of some of the international research, program and other work of Drexel University's School of Public Health.View Drexel in the Field: Senegal and The Gambia, a book by the students of 2013's class. Curriculum Required Courses PBHL 704Proseminar in Global Health Ethics (Offered as a series of three 1-credit seminar courses.)3.0PBHL 705Public Health in Developing Countries3.0PBHL 706Globalization, Development and Comparative Health Systems3.0PBHL 707Monitoring and Evaluation in Global Health3.0PBHL 708Global Health Integration Module and Field Practicum Experience6.0Total Credits18.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institutionRequired DocumentsA completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attended ResumeAdditional requirements for International StudentsHow to Submit Supporting Documents Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2015-2016 is $1064 per credit. This rate applies only to new online matriculated students. Students receiving special tuition plans with Drexel Online may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University.This program is eligible for Financial Aid. We also offer tuition reduction through our network of partner companies and organizations, and for Drexel University alumni and those in the military. Academic Calendar Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2015 September 21, 2015 December 5, 2015 December 7, 2015 December 12, 2015 Winter 2016 January 4, 2016 March 14, 2016 March 15, 2016 March 19, 2016 Spring 2016 March 28, 2016 June 6, 2016 June 7, 2016 June 10, 2016 Summer 2016 June 20, 2016 August 29, 2016 August 30, 2016 September 3, 2016 Apply today for a Certificate in Global Health Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.