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Program Learning Outcomes

Online Bachelor of Arts in Public Health

  1. Connect the history, philosophy, and core concepts of public health to current issues.
  2. Explain the organization, management, financing, and delivery of health services and public health systems.
  3. Analyze how biological, behavioral, environmental, socio-economic, and cultural factors impact human health and contribute to health disparities.
  4. Employ the essential components of an effective public health program including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation.
  5. Apply research, epidemiologic, and statistical methods for evidence-based decision-making.
  6. Propose solutions for health promotion and disease prevention through public health systems.
  7. Use effective communication and teamwork strategies to inform and engage colleagues, policymakers, and community members to address pertinent public health issues.
  8. Advocate adherence to ethical and legal principles in contemporary public health.
  9. Apply leadership, management, finance, and organizational awareness skills to implement public health programs in a variety of settings.