Graduate Certificate in Infection Prevention
North Dakota State University

Program Details

Advance your knowledge and career in a niche of public health with the Graduate Certificate in Infection Prevention.  This online public health degree is designed for students who are not interested in, or not yet ready to enter, the Master’s degree in Public Health.  However, the credits earned are designed to transfer into the full MPH degree if you decide to take this path in the future.

This certificate focuses on infectious diseases that significantly impact public health and ways to prevent them.  Courses will likely consist of:

  • Public Health Management and Policy
  • Principles of Infectious Disease Management I
  • Principles of Infectious Disease Management II
  • Essentials of Epidemiology

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

North Dakota State University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Additional Materials May Be Requested, Official College Transcript(s)