Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Equity

The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Health Equity is designed to prepare students to become skilled and compassionate healthcare providers or public health professionals who understand how social determinants shape health outcomes and who are committed to working with underserved populations.

  • Understand how unjust social conditions cause illness and disease for stigmatized populations
  • Be able to identify and intervene in your own practice with colleagues when unconscious bias leads to unequal care
  • Learn to practice person-centered care that helps individuals seeking clinical services feel valued and welcomed
  • Learn how policy affects health and how to be an effective advocate for better policies