University of Montana Catalog 2023-2024

Public Health Graduate Certificate

Graduate Certificate - Public Health


Core Courses12
Total Hours12

Degree Specific Credits: 12

Required Cumulative GPA: 3.0

Notes: The Certificate of Public Health requires the completion of 12 credits and can be accomplished completely online. Students in the CPH Program may take 4 public health core courses, or 3 core and 1 public health elective course.  

Core Courses and Electives

Complete three or four of the following core courses:12
Fundamentals of Biostatistics
Statistical Methods I
Computer Data Analysis I
and Statistical Methods II
Computer Data Analysis II
Intro to Epidemiology
Public Health Administration and Management
Health Policy
Social & Behavioral Science in Public Health
Program Evaluation & Research Methods
Environmental & Rural Health
Ethical Issues in Public Health
Rural Health Issues Global Context
Professional Paper/ILE
Complete one of the following elective courses if completing three of the core courses:
History & Theory Epidemiology
Public Health Genetics
Multicultural/Native American Public Health
Issues in Maternal and Child Health
Special Topics/Experimental
Independent Study
Total Hours12

Minimum Required Grade: C