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Program Details

The online BS in Applied Science / Public Health degree program is designed to prepare students for careers as Certified Health Education Specialists and/or to take the sanitarian exam. Coursework covers topics in epidemiology, biostatistics, health services administration, environmental health, and behavioral science/health education. Students may choose one of two tracks to customize their education:

  • Environmental Health & Safety 
  • Health Education / Health Promotion 


This degree program requires 127 credits for completion. 

  • Minimum GPA of 2.0
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official copy of SAT or ACT exam results, if applicable (not required if applicant has been out of school more than 2 years prior to enrollment) 
  • Copy of General Education Development (GED) test results, if applicable
  • Proof of passing all sections of the Ohio Graduation Test (OGT) - Ohio residents only

Accreditation & Licensing

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