Graduate Certificate in Public Health
University of South Dakota

Program Details

Offered in partnership with South Dakota State University, the online Public Health certificate is designed to increase your knowledge of population health and applicable public health practices. This program is ideal for anyone working in healthcare, as well as government and nonprofit organizations. 


  • Biostatistics
  • Epidemiology
  • Environmental health
  • Social and behavioral sciences

Students who complete this certificate program may also want to continue their education by applying credits to the school’s collaborative, online MPH program.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of South Dakota is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

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