Dear Online Student!
Welcome to °ÄÃÅÆßÐÇÍ¼. We are excited that you have chosen to further
your education through our online learning program. We are committed to our mission
- Improving the health and well-being of individuals and communities
- Increasing the diversity of the health professional and scientific workforce
- Addressing primary health care through programs in education, research, and service
with emphasis on people of color and the underserved urban and rural populations in
Georgia, the nation, and the world.
Furthermore, the Office of Online Education and Expanded Programs is charged with
the leadership and coordination of °ÄÃÅÆßÐÇÍ¼ online education programs and courses by providing high-quality learning opportunities that leverage use of various technologies
to ensure that students are: 1) prepared for current and emerging careers; 2) empowered
to serve community stakeholders; and 3) aware of the factors that impact and promote
health equity. The Office advances the °ÄÃÅÆßÐÇÍ¼ mission by extending learning opportunities to students
without the restrictions of geographical location or time.
Please review our different program options, and we look forward to serving you through
All the Best!
Dr. Angelita Howard
Assistant Dean for Online Education and Expanded Programs
- 55 credit hours in 36 months
- Practitioner/Scholar Faculty
- 100 % online with only one required residential experience
- Solution-Focused Capstone Project
- No GRE/GMAT required
- 24 months
- Up to 48 credit hours
- Community health policy and leadership focus
- Only one campus visit
- 35 credit hours
- Course work done 100% online
- Ranked #1
- One of A Kind Health science capstone practicum; first to teach lean startup methodology
- World-renowned faculty and industry experts
°ÄÃÅÆßÐÇÍ¼â€™s Medical Cannabis Therapeutics concentration in our
#1 Ranked MS in Biotechnology prepares students to excel in this new and growing marketplace.
With this training, several jobs are waiting for the well-trained as medical cannabis
laboratory scientists, production technicians, brand ambassadors, cultivation technician,
growers, cannabis breeders, and operational business leaders.
- 14 months- 35 credit hours
- 8-week courses
- Industry expert faculty
- 100 percent online
- Cohort format- start and finish together
- Traditional or Leadership Track
- 1-year program with 33 credit hours
- Aimed at reducing recidivism
- 100% online with a virtual practicum and integrated learning experiences
- Practitioner/Scholar Faculty
- Insights into the drug discovery and development process
- 100% online certificate
- Courses are available on demand. Start and finish at your convenience.
- Receive 1 credit hour as a student.
Addressing the complex issues encountered by justice involved individuals, will take
compassionate leaders equipped with the critical skills needed to build pathways of
success. These leaders have a rewarding opportunity to connect with some of the brightest
minds, transforming inability to positive productivity.
The Office of Online Education and Expanded Program offers a 5-week summer program
that is built to expose motivated undergraduate juniors and seniors and post baccalaureates
to the health informatics field, biotechnology industry and medical cannabis industries.
The purpose of the course is to help address the shortage in the clinical trial workforce.
The certificate provides foundational training for clinical research professionals
and covers operational and regulatory essentials that every research coordinator needs.
The Online Education and Expanded Programs Student Spotlight Initiative strives to
recognize the academic & professional success of online students. Each student has
been recommended by faculty, and has displayed excellence in and outside the educational
Questions Regarding Online Education Degree Programs
You donâ€™t have to wait until our monthly Information Sessions to get your questions
answered about the eMPH, MSHI, MSBT & certificate programs. Join us twice a week to
meet with an OEEP team member who will be happy to address your concerns.
Recurring Open-Door Q&A Sessions via .
- Every Monday | 2:00 - 4:00 PM ET
- Every Tuesday | 12:00 - 2:00 PM ET
- Every Wednesday | 6:00 - 8:00 PM ET
- Every Thursday | 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM ET
No need to RSVP. We look forward to meeting you!