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About Dillard Public Health

Dillard Public Health offers a Bachelor of Science, and it includes two concentrations:  Health Promotion & Disease Prevention and Healthcare Administration & Systems Management. Both include 3/2 degree partnerships with:

 

LSU Health Sciences Center's School of Public Health - B.S./M.P.H. Program

 

Boston University's School of Public Health - Early/Preferred Admission

 

A.T. Still University's Arizona School of Health Sciences - Pipeline to the Physician Assistant Preferred Applicants Program 

 

GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS

 

Completion of all program requirements as specified in the Public Health or Health Science curricula, including a grade of “C” or better in all major and additional coursework. Students must earn at least the minimum passing grade, as described in the University Catalog and General Education Core which requires students earn a “C” or better to satisfy the English Core requirement.

 

STUDENT LEARNING OUTCOMES

 

  1. Describe the fundamental values and philosophy of public health
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  3. Communicate public health information, in both oral and written forms and through a variety of media, to diverse audiences
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  5. Locate, use, evaluate, and synthesize public health information
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  7. Collaborate with multidisciplinary teams to address population health

 

WHERE YOUR DEGREE CAN TAKE YOU

 

Public health is a growing, intriguing and rewarding field of study . The field challenges its professionals to confront complex health issues, such as improving access to health care, controlling infectious disease, reducing environmental hazards, violence, substance abuse and injury, and much more.

 

Public health professionals are problem solvers who serve local, national, and international communities. They are leaders who meet the many exciting challenges in protecting the public's health today and in the future. 

 

Learn more about public health careers.

 

DILLARD UNIVERSITY

2601 Gentilly Boulevard
New Orleans, Louisiana 70122
504.283.8822

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