Graduate Certificate in Public Health Geographic Informatic Systems
University of Illinois at Chicago

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in Public Health Geographic Informatic Systems teaches students to use GIS data to solve public health issues.  Geographic Information Systems (GIS) tools make it possible to investigate population health issues using both publicly available and institutional data to identify problems and develop solutions.  This program addresses the need for health professionals to visualize data and conduct spatial analyses to understand a variety of factors that affect health outcomes in our communities.

Requirements

  • Transcripts
  • Personal statement
  • Current resume or CV
  • A 3.0 GPA for the final 60 hours of undergraduate study and for all cumulative graduate work previously taken

Special Accreditation

Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH)

School Accreditation Statement

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission