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Graduate Certificate in Global Health Administration

THE PROGRAM

Program Overview

The 12 credit Graduate Certificate in Global Health Administration aims to train future global healthcare leaders through an exchange of cultural, clinical, and educational knowledge and skills. It will help students formulate global health services policies, improve quality of care and service delivery within different health systems, plan health programs within diverse cultures, and manage global health programs.

Students who complete the UNF Graduate Certificate in Global Health Administration will be able to:
  • Compare and contrast differences in the U. S. Health System and other International Health Systems
  • Evaluate global health programs to maximize contributions to effective policy, enhanced practice, and improved health outcomes
  • Work effectively within diverse cultural settings and across national and international political landscapes
  • Apply leadership theories and a system approach to health services management, including strategic planning, budgeting, and resource allocation

Special Notes about the Program

Certificate programs are not eligible for financial aid. Please visit the Financial Aid website for more information regarding eligibility.

ADMISSIONS

Application Information

How to:   

Application Requirement Information

International Applicant Requirements

Frequently Asked Questions

Application Deadlines

Fall Term . . . . . . . . August 1

Admits for fall term only.
 

The following must be submitted by the posted deadline. Incomplete applications with outstanding requirements, or those post-marked after the posted deadline, are subject to cancellation. Once an application has been cancelled, the applicant will be required to apply for the next available term, or as a graduate non-degree seeking applicant (limitations apply).

  • UNF admission application
  • Application fee
  • If applicable, collection holds and judicial holds must be cleared 
  • All of the below university and program requirements 

Admission Requirements

University requirements:

  • A baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited U.S. institution, or its equivalent from a foreign institution, with a GPA of 3.0 or higher in all work attempted in the last 60 credit hours of undergraduate study. 
  • Official transcripts, and foreign evaluations if applicable, from all post-secondary institutions attended.

INFORMATION

Curriculum and Requirements

Average Length
of the Program

1 semester

Approximate Enrollment

20
Graduate Program Director & Advising Coordinator

Dr. Mei Zhao

Chair/Professor

mzhao@unf.edu

(904) 620-1444

Building 39 , Room 4040