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    Online Graduate Certificate in Humanitarian Assistance

    INSTITUTION INFORMATION Institutional Accreditation: Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Program Accreditation: Council on Education for Public Health Institutional Membership(s): SOC PROGRAM DETAILS Program Information: Graduate Certificate - Certificate-Graduate Enrollment: 999 seats total Application Deadline: Open How Students and Instructors Communicate: Electronic Conferencing, E-mail, Online Assignment Submission, Threaded Discussion Board Subject: Public Health METHOD OF COURSE INSTRUCTION

    The program is delivered primarily through internet

    Supplemental delivery formats include internet

    This course uses Blackboard

     
    DESCRIPTION
    The Graduate Certificate in Humanitarian Assistance is intended for public health professionals, as well as other humanitarian aid providers, who are interested in enhancing their knowledge of the foundations and principles of humanitarian assistance, while providing mechanisms for putting that knowledge into practice. This certificate is designed to supplement and enhance the work related experiences of professionals who are serving those affected by humanitarian emergencies, either in the United States or abroad, while also providing a foundation for persons that wish to pursue such as career. The Certificate aims to engage students in critical thinking skills, enabling them to help develop more effective aid delivery systems. The Certificate is also intended to enhance the leadership and management skills for public health professionals working with populations in need of humanitarian assistance, particularly international refugees and displaced populations. The curriculum is interdisciplinary in nature and scope and designed to develop and improve the skills of persons interested in providing emergency health services in humanitarian emergencies.
     
    SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
    The applicant must document that s/he has the graduate-level knowledge required to enroll in the certificate courses. In addition, the applicant must hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.
     
    TECHNICAL REQUIREMENTS
    Students enrolled in on line courses at USF must have an active USF e-mail account, a USF NetID, and reliable Internet access. You may check whether or not your browser is compatible with the software used for distance education at the distance education web site.
    ACCESS TO LEARNING RESOURCES
    A NetID, available to enrolled USF students allows students to access learning resources online, including the USF Library. For more information please call 1-866-974-1222 or e-mail help-ac@usf.edu. The Library can be reached at 813-974-2729, or by email. The Bookstore may be reached by calling (Toll-Free: 1-800-873-8114.) Books may be ordered online. The bookstore and library are able to accommodate online learners and provide detailed information on the web site.
    ACCESS TO FINANCIAL AID RESOURCES
    Financial aid opportunities can be discussed with your program advisor. Non-degree seeking students are not eligible for financial aid. Please contact the Financial Aid Office at 813-974-4700 for exceptions and the names of private lenders. In order to be considered a full time graduate student for financial aid purposes, a student must taken 9 semester hours of graduate level work per semester.

    SPECIAL PROGRAM REQUIREMENTS

    Total program hours: 12.
    Courses are to be selected from the following list:

    PHC 6230 - Foundations of Humanitarian Assistance (3)
    PHC 6231 - Organizing Emergency Humanitarian Actions (3)
    PHC 6232 - From Emergency to Development and Prevention (3)
    PHC 6233 - Current Challenges in the Humanitarian Field (3)
    SPECIAL GRADUATION REQUIREMENTS
    There is a four(4)year time limit for completion of this certificate.
    ACCESS TO ADVISING/MENTORING SERVICES
    Contact: Sally Davis, APEX Coordinator, 813-974-5852 or by email at sdavis14@eng.usf.edu
    SPECIAL TRANSFER POLICIES
    Up to 12 credit hours of certificate related courses may be applied toward a master's degree, contingent upon departmental approval. However, admission requirements for the College and the Department, such as a GRE score and letters of recommendation, must first be met.
     
    SPECIAL ENROLLMENT ISSUES
    A permit is required to enroll.
    Contact:
    Magdalene Argiry
    813-974-6505 or 1-888-USF-COPH
     
    SPECIAL ATTENDANCE REQUIREMENTS
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    SPECIAL PROGRAM PREREQUISITES
    The applicant must document that s/he has the graduate-level knowledge required to enroll in the certificate courses. In addition, the applicant must hold a bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution.


     
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