Explore cultural nutrition. Learn about global health.
Become culturally competent in global health and nutrition.
In this 12-hour certificate program, you will discover the eating habits of ethnic, religious and regional groups and find out how the role of diet affects world health. Explore factors that account for health patterns affecting global health, health care delivery systems worldwide, and the governmental, economic, social and political forces that influence them.
Engage in hands-on learning experiences to gain real-world experience, including optional education abroad trips, supervised work experiences and service-learning courses. Course content and availability varies by semester.
With this certificate, you may advance your career and set yourself apart in roles such as:
- Health educator
- Community health worker
Choose a career with demand on the rise.
According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, overall employment of health educators and community health workers is projected to grow 11 percent from 2018 to 2028, much faster than the average for all occupations.
Maximize your investment of time and money.
Affordable tuition at $3,500, on average, per semester. Financial aid and scholarships are available.
Get ahead sooner.
Earn your certificate in just 12 credit hours.