Health Disparities CGS

The Health Disparities Certificate aims to provide an in-depth knowledge of the causes and issues in health disparities as well as strategies for eliminating disparities while improving students’ multicultural competence and leadership skills.  The interdisciplinary certificate is offered to individuals working towards or currently in leadership positions in health services, policy, promotion, or provision.  This program provides an opportunity for preparedness and enhancement of the capacity to address and influence health disparities in students’ individual communities and service organizations.

Degree Level: CGS

School or College: School of Public Health

Required Credentials: Transcripts, Statement of goals- in addition to the applicant's goals, statement must also discuss two issues related to health disparities in the contemporary US.

Application Deadline for Fall Admission and Assistantship Consideration: Not Available
Application Deadline for Fall Admission without Assistantship Consideration: June 1

Application Deadline for Spring Admission and Assistantship Consideration: Not Available
Application Deadline for Spring Admission without Assistantship Consideration: November 1

Application Deadline for Summer Admission and Assistantship Consideration: Not Available
Application Deadline for Summer Admission without Assistantship Consideration: Not Available

Special Notes:

The statement of goals must also discuss two issues related to health disparities in the contemporary US. Essays that do not discuss these issues will not be considered.

Grad Bulletin URL:

http://www.albany.edu/graduatebulletin/public_health_disparities_certificate.htm