The University of West Florida offers the online BS in Health Sciences with a concentration in Public Health. This degree is geared toward developing health professionals and healthcare administrators who are empowered to promote the health and well-being of the populations they serve. The major is intended for students interested in career advancement or for those whose goal is to work in the health professions providing service to individuals and communities.
Public health practitioners work in a wide range of careers in public health, consulting, consumer advocacy, nongovernmental, local, state and federal health agencies. They will have prospects to work in disease surveillance, community engagement, maternal and child health, and environmental health.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
University of West Florida is accredited by:
Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationSome College
Recommended GPA2.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Official College Transcript(s)
- Applicants must have at least 30 previously earned college credits.