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Discover the Global Health Minor

Friday, October 16 and 23 Thursday, January 14
Friday, November 6, 13 and 20 Thursday, January 21
Friday, December 4 and 11 Monday, January  25

Meetings begin at 12:00 pm via Zoom.

Minor Goals and Activities icon-olus-circle
  • Develop the capacity to think, talk, and write critically about global health issues and challenges.
  • Complete a five-week fieldwork experience in South Africa, Tanzania, Germany or Ecuador.
  • Prepare for occupations that demand global thinking, understanding and experience.
Eligibility icon-olus-circle

Global Health is a competitive minor, open to any Penn State student who is enrolled at the University Park campus and who has declared a major field of study.

Next Steps icon-olus-circle

After attending an information session, students who intend to apply for the Global Health Minor should schedule an advising appointment to meet with the Global Health Minor Program Director, Dr. Dana Naughton. Thirty-minute advising sessions may be arranged by emailing Ms. Carol Brytczuk at Application materials will be provided to students following their interview meeting.

Applications are due February 1, 2021.