The Bachelor of Science in Public Health with a Global Health concentration aims to educate students in identifying and addressing the critical public health and human needs of diverse, underserved and vulnerable populations. This work takes place on both a local and global level.
Through a variety of classes students can learn the need for multidisciplinary (biological and social sciences) approaches and cooperation to address the major global public health problems. Through various elective groupings, courses also focus more deeply on specific aspects of global health, including:
Students who graduate with a Bachelor of Science in Public Health with a Global Health concentration have the opportunity to work in:
Some of the main duties of global health professionals include:
There are plenty of opportunities to make a difference in this dynamic field. If you're interested in pursuing career opportunities in global health, Kent State can help you get prepare. Learn more about this industry and the many other public health careers available today.