Graduate Certificate in Health Advocacy
University of Wisconsin-Whitewater

Program Details

Advance your knowledge and career with the Graduate Certificate in Health Advocacy.  This online public health degree prepares specialized health communication professionals through courses in advocacy, policy, and research.  Earn this certificate in as little as one semester through a virtual classroom featuring asynchronous coursework.  

All students select one elective and take two required courses, but you can take two electives to customize your expertise.  Another option is to combine three and then add a capstone, thereby earning a complete Master of Science Degree in Communication.

Learning Pace


Learning Schedule


% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Wisconsin-Whitewater is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.75 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s)