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BBH Global Health Minor Study Aboard

Discover the Global Health Minor

2024 SPRING SEMESTER Time & Location

Thursday, Jan. 11, 16, 18

7 p.m., 116 BBH Bldg

Thursday, Jan. 25

12 p.m., Zoom 

6 p.m., 106 Ag. Sciences Bldg

Tuesday, Jan. 30 6 p.m., 106 Ag. Sciences Bldg
Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays, Jan. 30 - Feb. 15

12 p.m., Zoom 

To apply, students must attend one of the information sessions below and follow up by contacting the Global Health Minor Director, Dr. Dana Naughton at to arrange an interview. The Global Health Minor application period is open until February 23, apply now!

Listen to what our alumni say about minoring in global health:

Applications are due Feb. 24, 2024.

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. Application materials will be provided to students following their interview meeting.