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Southern Connecticut State University

24 months
Duration
19768 USD/year
19768 USD/year
7674 USD/year
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About

Public Health from Southern Connecticut State University offers a planned program of study that provides prospective and current public-health workers with a strong general background in areas of knowledge basic to public health.

Overview

Public Health from Southern Connecticut State University provides students experience applying public health knowledge through independent research, a field-placement experience under qualified supervision, and specialized coursework in health promotion.

Graduates with Public Health from Southern Connecticut State University will be able to:

  • apply statistical reasoning and methods in addressing, analyzing and solving problems in public health.
  • identify important environmental factors, (including biological, physical and chemical), affecting the health of a community.
  • delineate patterns of disease and injury in human populations and to apply the understanding to the control of health problems.
  • affect the delivery, quality, financing and costs of health care for individuals and populations through managerial and policy actions.
  • identify behavioral, social and cultural factors related to individual and population health and health disparities over the life course and to apply such knowledge to the development, administration and evaluation of programs and policies in public health and health services to promote and sustain healthy environments and healthy lives for individuals and populations.    
  • collect, manage and organize data to produce information and meaning that is exchanged by use of signs and symbols; to gather, process, and present information to different audiences in-person, through information technologies, or through media channels; and to strategically design the information and knowledge exchange process to achieve specific objectives.
  • interact with diverse individuals and communities to produce or impact an intended public health outcome.
  • create and communicate a shared vision for a changing future; champion solutions to organizational and community challenges; and energize commitment to goals.
  • incorporate public health biology - the biological and molecular context of public health - into public health practice.
  •  demonstrate ethical choices, values and professional practices implicit in public health decisions; consider the effect of choices on community stewardship, equity, social justice and accountability.
  • plan for the design, development, implementation, and evaluation of strategies to improve individual and community health.
  • recognize system level properties that result from dynamic interactions among human and social systems and how they affect the relationships among individuals, groups, organizations,communities,and environments.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Policy and Management
  • Social and Behavioral Sciences 
  • Evidence-based Approaches to Public Health
  • Public Health & Health Care Systems
  • Planning & Management to Promote Health
  • Policy in Public Health
  • Leadership
  • Interprofessional Practice
  • Systems Thinking

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Credits

48 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Minimum required GPA 3.0
  • Transcripts
  • Personal essay
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • Resume or CV
  • An interview may be required; individuals selected for interview will be notified by the Graduate Coordinator once the application file is reviewed.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    19768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9884 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    19768 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9884 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7674 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 3837 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for New Haven

1380 - 2110 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Due for update

Updated over a year ago

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