Admissions

Thank you for your interest in the Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree program with a concentration in Community Health Education. This program has a secondary admissions process that requires students interested in public health to formally apply to the major after admittance to the University. For more information about applying to the University please visit University Admissions.

Students intending to apply to the public health major should do so prior to the April 1st application deadline. Admittance is for the Fall Semester only.

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The department seeks to admit a limited number of highly qualified students; therefore competitive applicants should meet the following criteria:

  1. Minimum cumulative GPA of 2.5 or higher
  2. Completion of Public Health Related Courses:
    • BIO 111 & BIO 111 lab
    • CST 105 or CST 341
    • ENG 101
    • MAT 115 or STA 108
    • NTR 213
    • PSY 121 or SOC 101
  3. A grade of C or higher in any HEA designated course taken

Are you transferring to UNCG from another institution? Details for transfer students are available here.

Are you interested in the program and want to receive more information and connect with the Department of Public Health? Please fill out this form.