PUBLIC HEALTH MINOR

The Public Health Minor has a 15 credit minimum

Public health is an exciting field of study and applicable to all students in any major who have an interest in pursuing equity in health and health care and those with an interest in improving the health and wellness of populations. A public health minor will complement many majors and foci across Valparaiso University including: nursing, health care leadership, health science, biology, chemistry, physics, environmental science, global service, geography, theology, humanitarian engineering, biomedical engineering, and business. Many of the classes are offered online to ease your ability to successfully complete the minor requirements.

Public Health CoursesCredits
Public Health 101Introduction to
Public Health
3
Public Health 121 /
Health Care Leadership 121
Environment and Health 3

Interprofessional Education
Courses
Credits
Interprofessional
Education 304
Introduction to Epidemiology
3
Interprofessional
Education 318
Global Issues 3

One course from the
following options
Credits
Public Health 207Public Health
Education & Promotion
3
Public Health 210Prevention in Population
Health
3
Public Health 318Health Services Leadership
and Administration
3
Public Health 460Health Advocacy 3