Graduate Certificate in Global Health
Johns Hopkins University

Program Details

If you are interested in growing your healthcare career through practice in developing countries, consider this online Graduate Certificate in Global Health. The skills and knowledge you gain from this coursework will prepare you to understand and address the complexities of healthcare in diverse populations and locations.

Students will learn how to plan and implement appropriate primary health care programs in cross-cultural and developing regions. Studies cover the individual, social, organizational, community, and policy influences on health and healthcare in various cultures. Graduates will possess an understanding of settings with different social and economic perspectives, as well as the special needs of populations including refugees, immigrants, and migrant workers.

Some of the topics covered in this online public health program include:

  • Foundations of international health
  • Social and behavioral foundations of primary health care
  • Global disease control programs and policies

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Johns Hopkins University is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent