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East Tennessee State University

Public Health - Graduate Certificate

Public Health

100% Online Graduate Certificate

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The Graduate Certificate in Public Health is a 16-credit hour program that provides training in the foundations of public health, including health management and policy, social and behavioral sciences, epidemiology, and environmental health.

This online graduae certificate program facilitates professional skill development of working professionals while meeting the public health training needs of students in graduate or professional degree programs

Program of Study

Public Health Graduate Certificate Program

The Public Health Graduate Certificate program curriculum and graduation requirements can be found in the Public Health Graduate Certificate Program listing in the ETSU Graduate Catalog.

Admission Requirements

Program Admission Requirements

In addition to the ETSU School of Graduate Studies Admissions Requirements, prospective students in the Public Health certificate program must provide three letters of recommendation.

All applications will be evaluated by the Graduate Program Coordinator. Factors given consideration in the admission decision include the following: grade point average, professional work experience, writing ability, demonstrated interest in public health and references. Applicants are encouraged to address their related accomplishments and goals in the essay and résumé.

First preference for admission will be given to candidates who meet all criteria and file a completed application no later than sixty (60) days prior to the beginning of the semester in which the student plans to begin the program.


Tuition, Fee, and Financial Assistance


ETSU Tuition and Fees

ETSU eRate (for out-of-state students taking ALL course work online in any semester)

Border County Information: Students residing in select bordering counties in North Carolina and Virginia may attend ETSU at the in-state tuition rate. Please contact the Admissions Office at or 423-439-4213 with questions.

Student accounts, payment calendars, and payment plan information

ETSU Bursar Office

(423) 439-4212

Financial Aid

Financial Aid Step by Step Guide

Types of Aid

(423) 439-4300


Scholarship Information

(423) 439-7094


Gainful Employment
Important information about program costs, education debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended Public Health at East Tennessee State University is available here.

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