• Course Delivery
    100% Online
  • Total Credits
    18
  • In-State Tuition Per Credit
    $279.03
  • Out of State Tuition Per Credit
    $957.58

Global Health Rehabilitation Sciences

Undergraduate Certificate

No matter where you are in the world, a mix of social, political, economic, technological, and cultural factors affect the healthcare and rehabilitation services available to you.

The IU Online Undergraduate Certificate in Global Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is designed to help you understand the interplay of these factors and to raise your awareness of rehabilitation and healthcare systems worldwide.

As a student in the program, you take courses on nutrition and exercise; health and rehabilitation systems across the world; health and rehabilitation professionals in developing countries; and global perspectives in nutrition, health, disease, and disability. You also complete a service-learning experience in an international rehabilitation institution.

Your IU Online Undergraduate Certificate in Global Health and Rehabilitation Sciences prepares you for such careers as:

  • Government relations specialist 
  • Foreign healthcare agency liaison 
  • Community health worker 
  • Global health policy analyst 
  • Global health program manager 

Certificate Requirements

To earn the Undergraduate Certificate in Global Health Rehabilitation Sciences, you must complete 18 credit hours.

Admissions

To be accepted to this program, you must have:
  1. Admissions requirements vary.
NOTE: This program is authorized, exempt, or not subject to state regulatory compliance and may enroll students from all 50 states
To apply to this program:

  • Complete application for admission.
  • Complete an essay (applicants with fewer than 26 credit hours).  
  • Submit high school transcript or equivalent (applicants with fewer than 26 credit hours).
  • International applicants may be asked for additional materials.  
  • Submit official transcripts to mycredit@iupui.edu or:  

          IUPUI Office of Undergraduate Admissions 
          Cavanaugh Hall 147 
          425 University Boulevard 
          Indianapolis, IN 46202 

Application Deadlines
Fall Semester
May 1
Spring Semester
November 1
Summer Semester
March 15

Courses

Core
  • SHRS-N 265Nutrition and Exercise 3 Credits
  • SHRS-N 460Global Perspectives in Nutrition, Health, Disease,a nd Disability3 Credits
  • SHRS-W 250Health and Rehabilitation Systems Across the World3 Credits
  • SHRS-W 270Seminar in Global Rehabilitation and Health3 Credits
  • SHRS-W 380Health and Rehabilitation Professionals in Developing Countries3 Credits
  • SHRS-W 470International Service-Learning in Rehabilitation3 Credits

Tuition & Fees

Cost for Indiana Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $279.03
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $837.09
Cost for Out of State Residents
  • Per Credit Hour
  • Tuition: $957.58
  • 3 Credit Hours
  • Tuition: $2872.74
Note: 

Additional fees will apply.

What's it like to be an IU Online Student?

  • Earn an IU education from wherever you are

    When you enroll in an IU Online program, you take IU classes, taught by the same faculty who teach on our campuses.

    It's the flexible, affordable way to get the IU education you deserve without putting your life—or career—on hold.

  • Get the support you need to succeed

    As a student in an IU Online program, you'll have the opportunity to engage with and seek help from your professors and peers, just as you would in a campus-based program.

    You'll also have access to a variety of academic and other support services that you can call on when you need additional assistance. You're an important part of the IU community and we're dedicated to ensuring you have the resources you need to thrive in your online program.

  • Reap the rewards for decades to come

    No matter what field you're in, an IU degree or certificate can improve your chances of earning a promotion or pay raise.

    You'll also earn skills that will help you to achieve success for the foreseeable future, whether you're seeking to complete an advanced degree in your current field or switch career paths altogether.

  • Take the first step toward a more rewarding future