Academic Program Proposal

Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
9/7/2016Cecil College
Proposal
ASPublic Health 11/6/2016Approved5/10/2017
Public Health Program Description
The AS in Public Health with AOCs is designed for students to earn the first two years of a Public Health degree and transfer to a four-year program or obtain an entry level position in this field.  The program provides general education and foundation courses in Biology and Human Anatomy and Physiology as well as basic Epidemiology, Genetics, and Environmental Health courses.  The AOCs will consist of 17 specialized credits, which will permit students to further refine their studies.