PBH 358D PBH 358D. Health Policy and Health Systems. 3 Hours.
Explore an overview of the U.S. health care system and the impact of policy and legislative actions on the essentials of organization, financing, management, and delivery of private and public health care. Three lecture hours a week for one semester. Only one of the following may be counted: Health and Society 330, Public Health 358D, Sociology 358D. Prerequisite: The following coursework with a grade of at least C- in each: Public Health 354, and Statistics and Data Sciences 320E (or 328M).
The Bachelor of Science in Public Health prepares graduates for entry-level positions in public health and equips them to pursue certificate and graduate degrees in the field. All of the options offer broad-based training in the five core areas of public health. Option I offers a choice of six areas of specialization.