Associate of Science in Public Health

November 15, 2021
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The Associate of Science Public Health program is a fully online, two-year associate degree program, which provides a foundation for a future career in health promotion, health education and disease prevention.

What is Public Health?

Public Health is the science of preventing disease, prolonging life, and promoting the health of people and communities through organized efforts to educate, develop policy, conduct scientific research and regulate health systems.

There are many facets of public health – from improving access to healthcare, controlling infectious diseases, reducing environmental hazards to working toward decreasing substance abuse.

UC Online Public Health Program Highlights:

  • 100% online: no campus visits are required.
  • Employment opportunities: our graduates are knowledgeable, skilled, and in high-demand in today’s job market! The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics projects 4.6 million new healthcare positions by 2028 – including 3.4 million new jobs projected in healthcare and social assistance.
  • Part-time and full-time scheduling: have the flexibility to balance work and family obligations while completing your degree.
  • Bachelor degree transfer program: graduates can transition into UC’s Online Bachelor of Public Health and complete a bachelor’s degree in two years!

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For more details about our public health programs read our information guide.


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The program is designed for working professionals who need the flexibility of online classes.

UC prepares you for a career in public health before you graduate.

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