Global Public Health Concentration

Grading Policy

The 36-hour degree requires the following courses. Students must maintain a B (3.0 on a 4.0 scale) or higher cumulative GPA.


Core Courses (27 hours - 9 as part of general education)
ECO 201Introduction to Microeconomics3
MAT 121Applied Statistics3
or MAT 122 Contemporary Statistics
PAD 301Introduction to Public Service Management3
PAD 302Leadership and Management of Public Organizations3
PAD 303Public Policy for Managers3
PAD 310Nonprofit Sector and Society3
PAD 470Research Methods and Management3
PAD 471Public Administration Senior Capstone3
PSC/LES 201Introduction to the American Political System3
Global Public Health Concentration
Complete 9 hours of 200, 300, or 400- level PAD electives NOT restricted to PAD majors. However, students must have at least 48 upper-division hours at UIS to graduate. 9
Total Hours36

Note: Students may submit a Student Petition to count a maximum of four courses as transfer credit toward the major. Students are encouraged to take the foundation courses before taking other 400-level courses.