Public Health Surveillance & Preparedness

Advanced Certificate

University at Albany

  • Delivery Mode
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    15
  • Degree Level
    Advanced Certificate
  • Contact Us
    800-342-3811

Earn your advanced certificate degree online

You will earn the same diploma as our on-campus students

The Certificate in Public Health Surveillance and Preparedness offers training in public health preparedness concepts and skills, with a focus on bioterrorism and infectious disease from the public health perspective. The certificate also provides students with a basic knowledge of the Incident Command System (ICS) processes, preparing students to work productively as a member of a health emergency preparedness response team. The part-time, fully-online program requires the completion of five graduate courses. 

What's a advanced certificate?
Advanced, or graduate, certificates are designed to provide focused study to support a particular career interest. They vary in number of credits and typically require students to have a bachelor’s degree.
  • What's it like to earn this degree online?

    Let's put your mind at ease about online learning
  • 100% Online
    This program is presented 100% online. You will not be expected to attend any classes on campus.
  • Personal concierge
    You will have one person who acts as a single point of contact for any and all questions you may have.
  • Graduate early
    If you're interested in graduating early, this program allows students to earn their degree ahead of schedule.
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How do I apply?

Follow these steps to start your application
  1. Go to the online application
  2. Create an account
  3. Complete the forms or save for later
  4. Pay the application fee
  5. Submit any supplemental materials, if required
  6. Send in your academic records
  7. Apply Now

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