B.S. in Public Health

General

Program Description

Public Health is the science of protecting and improving the health of families and communities through promotion of healthy lifestyles, research for disease and injury prevention, and detection and control of infectious diseases.

Courses Offered at AUW

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Anthropology
  • Bioinformatics
  • Biology
  • Calculus
  • Chemistry
  • Economics
  • Environmental Health
  • Environmental Microbiology
  • Epidemiology
  • Ethics
  • Genes & Genomes
  • Geology
  • Global Health Challenges
  • Global Health Research
  • Global Mental Health
  • Health Policy & Management
  • Human Form & Function
  • Infection & Immunity
  • Infectious & Tropical Diseases Epidemiology
  • Maternal, Child Health & Nutrition
  • Sociology
  • Political Science
  • Psychology
  • Probability & Statistics

Career Opportunities

Public Health is a diverse and growing field. Public Health professionals work in schools, hospitals, government and non-governmental agencies, and research institutions. Samples careers include Health Inspector, Health Services Manager, Healthcare Manager, Disease Occurrence and Prevention Analyst, Social Worker, and Health Educator.

Last updated Feb 2018

About the School

Asian University for Women (AUW) is a preeminent liberal arts and sciences university seeking to educate the next generation of women leaders.At AUW, topics ranging from Politics, Philosophy and Econo ... Read More

Asian University for Women (AUW) is a preeminent liberal arts and sciences university seeking to educate the next generation of women leaders.At AUW, topics ranging from Politics, Philosophy and Economics to Bioinformatics and Public Health are not merely taught; they are explored and discovered through critical inquiry and close engagement with international faculty, conferences, internships, community service, and independent research. Read less