Global Health Studies, Minor

This is the first version of the 2024–25 General Catalog. Please check back regularly for changes. The final edition and the historical PDF will be published during the fall semester.

Learning Outcomes

The minor in global health studies equips students to:

  • apply interdisciplinary perspectives drawn from the social sciences and humanities to local and global health issues;
  • analyze health and disease from biomedical, sociocultural, and environmental perspectives;
  • understand how health issues affect domestic and international communities;
  • recognize the ethical challenges involved in interventions designed to improve health and health equity across cultural and geographical boundaries.