Drexel University (est. 1891) is one of the nation's premier academic and research institutions. Drexel's School of Public Health uses problem-based learning methods to promote lifelong learning. It offers a technologically-focused curriculum online that uniquely prepares students seeking an online public health certificate or degree to enter the world of public health by focusing on community-based practices, case-solving, and applicable case studies. Students translate what they learn into programs that make a difference in people's lives and have an opportunity to develop concentrated knowledge and skills in a select core public health discipline.
Certificate in Epidemiology and Biostatistics
The online Certificate in Epidemiology and Biostatistics offers research-oriented training for public health professionals from diverse backgrounds: policy makers, physicians, nurses, clinical research professionals, health educators. This online public health certificate offers credit toward a master's degree that may be granted upon evaluation of a student's credentials on an individual basis.
Certificate in Global Health
The online Certificate in Global Health provides an opportunity to acquire academic education and credentials that meet an immediate need for individuals to those organizations identified by the Institute of Medicine (IOM) report, The Future of Public Health in the 21st Century (i.e. governmental public health infrastructure, healthcare delivery system, businesses, community and media).
Certificate in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Health
The Certificate in Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender (LGBT) Health provides students advanced professional skills in research, sampling and measurement methodologies in order to address health disparities specifically pertinent to LGBT populations.
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