Additional Information on the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine
The Public Health Minor has been designed for students who are looking for an introduction to the field and its disciplines. This minor offers a complementary curriculum for students who are on a pre-medical track or those majoring in fields, such as environmental sciences or policy, which may incorporate a health focus. The coursework for the minor offers exposure to the concepts and applications of public health in a variety of the specific disciplines which make up the School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.
Please note the following before applying to the Public Health Minor:
The Public Health Minor requires a minimum of 18 credits in undergraduate Public Health courses. Students are required to take the following courses for a total of 9 credits:
Students may take any two additional Public Health courses not already completed for the six additional credits. Students may choose from all undergraduate Public Health courses or any of the five graduate-level courses required for the BSPH degree.