Education Details

Public Health
Award type: BS
Eastern Washington University

Program Details  
Program Overview for Public Health
ETP eligible Click for more information on Eligible Training Provider
Eastern Washington University
Program website
Program contact
Dr. Katie Taylor
(509) 359-4539
Program description
The Bachelor of Science in Public Health is designed to prepare you with the skills and knowledge to become a public health practitioner in a rapidly growing field.Public Health is about creating healthier communities, improving access to health care, controlling infectious disease, reducing environmental hazards, curbing violence, controlling substance abuse, limiting injuries, and reducing the impact of natural disasters. Public Health majors will develop an understanding of health inequities in our society and the need for social justice. Students will learn theories of health behavior, prepare policy briefs, design and evaluate health promotion programs, conduct environmental audits in the field, develop social marketing campaigns, and learn to assess public health issues through a systems lens.
Financial Information
Resident - $2,457.34/quarter; $7,372.02 academic year (10-18 credits per quarter)
Tuition per credit
Mandatory fees, covering STA Transportation, Health & Wellness, Student Technology and Recreation Center, are $186.93/quarter; $560.79/academic year
Books and materials
Vary depending on course; average $1,050.00 annually
Other costs
Vary depending on course; annual fees average $150
Program Information
Length of training
4 Years
Award type
Locations offered
Main Location view map
Public transportation service: Spokane Transit

Offered evenings/weekends
Offered onlineno
Certification/license required to work in this field
Certification/license obtained as part of training program
Certification/license test preparation provided