Begin your career in the rewarding public health field by learning to plan, manage and evaluate healthcare services and initiatives.

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Program Details

Next Start Date: 5/08/2024
Course Length: 8 Weeks
Estimated Length: 3.5 Years
Credit Hours: 120
Cost Per Credit: 424
Accreditation: SACSCOC

B.S. Public Health Overview

The online Bachelor of Science in Public Health degree from Campbellsville University prepares you to begin a successful career improving health outcomes in your community. We’ve designed this 100% online program to connect public health practice with real-world issues and current health initiatives so you build the skillset you need to make an immediate impact in the field.

A combination of courses in public health, physical science and human performance ensures you graduate as a well-rounded professional. Every student in the online BSPH program also completes a required semester-long internship to gain practical experience, apply what they learn and build their professional network.

When you finish the program, you’ll have a foundational understanding of key public health principles and strategies in human health. The knowledge you gain will qualify you to do high-impact work in community health clinics, school systems, healthcare companies, hospitals, research facilities and more.

Graduates of Campbellsville’s online bachelor’s in public health program can:

  • Pursue rewarding careers in public health or corporate wellness
  • Prepare for advanced study in various health disciplines
  • Plan, manage and evaluate public health care services
  • Function as public health professionals in public agencies, the private sector and other settings
  • Provide leadership in the field of public health

Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC).

Course Map

The online bachelor’s degree in public health includes 120 credit hours total, including 54 major credit hours. Depending on the number of credits transferred, you can finish your program in as little as two years.

Admissions Requirements

In order to apply to Campbellsville University’s online undergraduate BSPH degree, prospective students must submit or complete the following:

  1. Complete the online application.
  2. Official college transcript and a complete record of all courses attempted from each college or university previously or currently attended showing a GPA of 2.0 on a 4.0 scale
  3. If transferring less than 24 credit hours, official high school transcript

Costs & Financial Aid

The online bachelor’s in public health costs $424 per credit hour. In order to help students afford their education, Campbellsville University’s staff is available to work with students to discover available financial aid options.

Careers in Public Health

As a graduate of Campbellsville's online BS in Public Health degree, you can apply your expertise in several careers or graduate study. Some potential career outcomes include:

  • Community health worker
  • Data analyst
  • Health educator
  • Environmental health specialist
  • Medical and health services manager
  • Medical service advocate
  • Program coordinator
  • Program manager

Why CU Online?

Focused on Your Growth

Our well-rounded education in the arts and sciences is central to our goal of fostering your personal and professional growth.

Faith-Based Education

Founded in 1906 as a Christian university, we welcome diverse perspectives and prepare students to become Christian servant leaders.

Affordable and Convenient

Campbellsville seeks to provide an affordable education for its students. Our online degree programs are in a convenient format, so you can study whenever and wherever you want.


Campbellsville University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges to award certificates, associate, baccalaureate, master's and doctoral degrees. Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097 or call 404-679-4500 for questions about the status of Campbellsville University.

Benefits of Learning Online

Campbellsville University offers several dynamic online degrees so that students can continue their education and hone their skills. Campbellsville’s online campus has been recognized as one of the best by numerous outlets. The institution’s faculty members have real-world experience in their fields, so students can get a glimpse of working in their prospective career. Students can also conveniently fit online coursework into their busy schedules.

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