International Public Health International Health Major

Description: A program that focuses on the application of public health specializations, the social and behavioral sciences, and policy and communications methods to the study of health problems in low- and middle-income countries and regions, and prepares individuals to function as professional international health specialists. Includes instruction in health education and promotion, research design and evaluation, infectious disease epidemiology, international health policy and management, public nutrition and food security, information systems, program evaluation, medical anthropology, international communication, behavioral sciences, maternal and child health, demography and population policy, and health care finance and economics.

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International Public Health International Health Major

What Courses Do International Public Health International Health Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for International Public Health International Health majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Genetics
  • Immunology
  • Mathematics
  • Neurobiology
  • Nutrition
  • Pandemics
  • Physiology

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