Online Bachelor of Arts in Global Health
The online Bachelor of Arts degree in global health is an interdisciplinary program designed for those seeking a broad understanding of modern health challenges and their potential solutions.
Next start date: 05/17/2021
Total classes: 39
Weeks per class: 7.5
Total credit hours: 120
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The global nature of this program is incorporated anthropologically - to understand disease, health and well-being in ways that incorporate a variety of cultures, places, and time along with their social, biological, historical, and ecological significance. The curriculum focuses on developing skills in teamwork, problem solving, critical thinking, and the importance of direct experience through research, study abroad, or related activities. As a global health student, you'll cultivate the ability to approach complex problems through social components by identifying issues, asking questions, and collaborating with others to create effective solutions. Graduates in global health are optimistic about the impact they can have and acquire the skill set needed to make a difference through innovative and creative methods.
Please note that as a global health student, you are required to participate in an approved experiential or practical component, which can be fulfilled by an approved global health study abroad program or an alternate arrangement for those who cannot study abroad. Please speak with your advisor to learn about other options.The global nature of this program is incorporated anthropologically - to understand disease, health and well-being in ways that incorporate a variety of cultures, places, and time along with their social, biological, historical, and ecological significance.
Earn your master's degree as you earn your bachelor's degree
Interested in earning your master's degree? Earn credits toward your online Master of Arts in global security or Master of Arts in global security (cybersecurity) as you work on your online bachelor's degree in global studies with the accelerated 4 + 1 pathway. After your acceptance into the bachelor's program, tell your academic advisor you're interested in the 4 + 1 program to see if you're eligible to apply.
Graduates with an ASU Online Bachelor of Arts in Global Health have career opportunities illustrated in the following list. Career examples include but are not limited to:
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