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James Cook University (JCU)

  • 28% international / 72% domestic

Graduate Certificate of Public Health

  • Graduate Certificate

Specialise in public health issues relevant to Australia, the Tropics, and developing nations worldwide.

Key details

Degree Type
Graduate Certificate
Duration
1 year part-time
Course Code
101811
Study Mode
Online
Intake Months
Feb, Jul
Domestic Fees
$4,300 per year
International Fees
$16,140 per year

About this course

Specialise in public health issues relevant to Australia, the Tropics, and developing nations worldwide.

Entry requirements

AQF level 7 bachelor degree in a relevant health discipline; or equivalent

Study locations

Online

Career pathways

JCU Graduate Certificate of Public Health graduates are equipped with advanced skills and are employed in a wide range of healthcare settings.

You could find employment in state and commonwealth government organisations, health care settings, community settings, non-profit and International organisations both within and beyond the health sector.

Roles can involve work that focuses on the protection of the health of the population, prevention of poor health outcomes and promotion of health and wellbeing.

Alternatively, go on to complete the Graduate Diploma of Public Health and Tropical Medicine, Graduate Diploma of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Master of Public Health or Master of Public Health and Tropical Medicine.

How to apply

Complete an online application through our Online Application Portal.

Graduate Certificate and Graduate Diploma of Public Health applicants must also complete and upload the following forms and documentary evidence with their application:

  • Current AHPRA Registration (if applicable)
  • Degree Testamur
  • Curriculum Vitae
  • Personal Statement or Letter of Motivation.

Graduate outcomes

Graduate satisfaction and employment outcomes for Health Services & Support courses at James Cook University (JCU).
87.4%
Overall satisfaction
74.8%
Skill scale
74.8%
Teaching scale
93.4%
Employed full-time
$110.4k
Average salary