Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Global Health Certificate

24 months
1398 USD/credit 8388 USD/year
1398 USD/credit 8388 USD/year
1020 USD/credit 6120 USD/year
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In the Global Health Certificate at Temple University's College of Public Health, students develop the core skills and theoretical foundations they need to address public health issues that are prevalent in the majority of the world, including access to basic preventive care; emergency disaster relief; maternal and child healthcare; and water, sanitation and hygiene.


This academic certificate from Temple University  is open to all students who are currently completing graduate degrees in the College of Public Health. Courses in the Global Health Certificate program provide a global health perspective on your existing area of graduate study and provide a foundation for international careers in public health or health services.

Program Format

This program can be taken as a supplement a full graduate degree in the College of Public Health. It cannot be taken independently. The Global Health Certificate is 12 credits, including a public health core course, one of two seminars in international or global health, and two elective courses. You may apply international fieldwork or a study-abroad experience to one of your elective course requirements, which will help you find professional placements in global or international health.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Fundamentals of Public Health
  • Global Environmental Health
  • Water, Sanitation and Public Health
  • Global Health Informatics
  • Forced Migration and Refugee Health
  • International Health Studies Abroad

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


12 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: Applicants must hold a baccalaureate degree. Non-matriculated students are required to present transcripts from all institutions previously attended.
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Tuition Fee

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  • International

    8388 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1398 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    8388 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1398 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    6120 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1020 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


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.

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