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Bachelor of Science in Public Health

Program Details

At South University, the Bachelor of Science in Public Health online degree program can help you build the knowledge and practical skills to bolster the health of entire communities, regions, and even countries.

In the online bachelor’s in Public Health program, you’ll have the opportunity to learn how to assess the health needs of diverse populations at the local, national, and international levels, to plan and evaluate programs, and to advocate health promotion. Your Public Health bachelor’s degree online courses will cover topics like health communication, health disparities, legal and ethical issues, public health system management, and policy and research.


  • Submit acceptable verification of high school graduation or the equivalent
  • Complete all tests administered by the University or submit SAT, or ACT scores to the registrar’s office

Accreditation & Licensing

South University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award associate, baccalaureate, masters, and doctorate degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the accreditation of South University.