University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Public Health Administration Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate - Public Health Administration


Core Courses6
Total Hours12

Degree Specific Credits: 12

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0


  • The Certificate of Public Health Administration (CPHA) requires the completion of 12 credits and can be accomplished completely online.
  • The CPHA will provide students with a general overview of public health and healthcare systems at the global, national, state and local levels.

Core Courses and Electives

Complete all of the following courses:
PUBH 530Public Health Administration and Management3
or PUBH 535 Health Policy
PUBH 540Social & Behavioral Science in Public Health3
Complete two of the following courses:6
Public Administration
Policy Analysis
Organization Theory
Budgeting & Finance
Human Resource Management
Public Health Administration and Management
Health Policy
Program Evaluation & Research Methods
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C