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Training Opportunities

The Office of Practice and Community Engagement offers Continuing Education and Professional Development Programs designed for a range of individuals. For example, some participants are interested in pursuing studies or improving knowledge —but not getting a graduate degree—in public health, and some have advanced degrees in other disciplines who are seeking academic training in public health.

Academic Credit Programs

  • The Certificate of Graduate Study in Public Health (CGSPH) is an 18-hour certificate designed for those interested in pursuing studies in public health who are currently not interested in obtaining a graduate degree in public health. Students may have masters degrees in other disciplines or bachelor degrees and are seeking academic training in public health.

Continuing Education & Non-Academic Credit Programs

Practice Opportunities

  • Practice and Community Engagement Postgraduate Program is for those with public health degrees who want more practice experience. This program provides fellows with a unique opportunity to strengthen their professional academic Practice and Community Engagement identity and skills with emphases in evaluation, epidemiology, and health communications. Fellows work within the state health department for two years. 
  • MySPH

Columbia, SC 29208 • 803-777-7000 • sphweb@mailbox.sc.edu