Online Bachelor of International Public Health

Gain invaluable experience and insight into global health issues with the online Bachelor of International Public Health (BIPH) degree program, which leverages international expertise of three leading universities, ASU, UNSW Sydney and King’s College London. This tri-university global health program is essential to prepare for a career in international public health.

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Quick facts

Next start date: 05/18/2020


Total classes: 40

Weeks per class: 7.5-12

Total credit hours: 120

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Designed for students interested in a career in global public health, the online Bachelor of International Public Health teaches new approaches to emerging public health issues. Students are immersed in a virtual classroom with access to courses on health promotion, communicable disease prevention, environmental health, public health surveillance and global health systems management.

Students in this global health program will gain real-world experience in the health sector through the capstone experience in their area of interest. The capstone project immerses students in in global health practices in preparation for careers in global health policy, data and informatics, systems thinking, and community-based care.

The bachelor of International Public Health (BIPH) courses are co-developed in comparative health care and indigenous health care systems.

Featured courses


MED 300: Historical and Contemporary Issues in Health (L)


ASB 100: Introduction to Global Health (SB & G)


ASB 301: Global History of Health (SB & G & H)


MAT 117: College Algebra (MA)


BIO 100: The Living World (SQ)


BIO 160: Introduction to Anatomy and Physiology (SQ)


HSC 210: Cultural Aspects of Health (C)


HCD 201: Economics for Health Majors


Related careers

Graduates with an ASU Online Bachelor of International Public Health have global health career opportunities around the world including:

Biostatistician


Growth: 33.8 %
Salary: $84,060

Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES)


Growth: 14.5 %
Salary: $53,940

Community Health Worker


Growth: 18.1 %
Salary: $38,370

Environmental Specialist


Growth: 12.1 %
Salary: $45,490

Epidemiologist


Growth: 8.8 %
Salary: $69,660

Health and Safety Manager


Growth: 8.1 %
Salary: $71,780

Medical and Health Services Manager


Growth: 20.5 %
Salary: $98,350

Social Services Director


Growth: 18 %
Salary: $64,100

Prestigious faculty

Our faculty bring a high-level of expertise to every research project. In addition to cutting-edge approaches to research, we’re focused on creating a better future for people. We’re lifelong learners with a goal to improve health outcomes for the communities we serve. Some of our research focuses on:

  • Discovering the impact of the environment and policy on food security and community health.
  • Exploring mechanisms involved in the development of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
  • Harnessing big data to improve patient outcomes.
  • Using state-of-the-art cognitive, behavioral and neuroscience techniques to study the components of human communication.
  • Utilizing advanced technology to monitor and promote healthy lifestyles.

Prestigious faculty

Our faculty bring a high-level of expertise to every research project. In addition to cutting-edge approaches to research, we’re focused on creating a better future for people. We’re lifelong learners with a goal to improve health outcomes for the communities we serve. Some of our research focuses on:

  • Discovering the impact of the environment and policy on food security and community health.
  • Exploring mechanisms involved in the development of diabetes and cardiovascular disease.
  • Harnessing big data to improve patient outcomes.
  • Using state-of-the-art cognitive, behavioral and neuroscience techniques to study the components of human communication.
  • Utilizing advanced technology to monitor and promote healthy lifestyles.

Admission requirements

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You are considered a freshman for application purposes if you have not attended college at all, or have fewer than 12 transferable credit hours (with a minimum 2.50 cumulative GPA).

Don't meet admission requirements?

You can still earn your way into this program through the Earned Admission Pathway. Through this pathway, you can demonstrate your ability to succeed at ASU by completing online courses with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

To begin, submit an application to ASU. An enrollment coach will reach out with more information if the Earned Admission Pathway is right for you.

Don't meet admission requirements?

You can still earn your way into this program through the Earned Admission Pathway. Through this pathway, you can demonstrate your ability to succeed at ASU by completing online courses with a 2.75 GPA or higher.

To begin, submit an application to ASU. An enrollment coach will reach out with more information if the Earned Admission Pathway is right for you.

Developing the health workforce of the future

At the College of Health Solutions, students and faculty research solutions to pressing global health challenges while preparing the health workforce of the future. Ongoing partnerships with the medical community offer students access to professional resources and networking opportunities with Mayo Clinic, Banner Health, HonorHealth, Dignity Health and more. 

6,500+


students.

250+


Barrett honors scholars.

160+


faculty members.

$14.5 million


in research expenditures.

Tuition calculator

Our tuition calculator can help you estimate full-time tuition fees for this program without financial aid. Keep in mind: More than 80% of our students receive financial aid.

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