Upon completion of the program students will be able to:

  • Identify factors influencing human health including factors related to public policy, socioeconomics, and the environment that contribute to health disparities and leading causes of morbidity and mortality.
  • Develop strategies for initiating and/or maintaining activities that promote health through individual behavior, civic/community engagement, and/or environmental stewardship
  • Perform the duties expected of specific roles in the health care workforce with proficiency commensurate with training.
  • Critically evaluate popular and scientific literature and other media for its significance and impact on individual and public health.