Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Certificates

Infection Control

12 Credit Hours

College of Public Health

https://documents.health.usf.edu/display/COPH/Certificate+in+Infection+Control

Certificate Description

The Infection Control certificate is based on the competencies in the National Board Certification Exam for Infection Control. The certificate provides a foundation of infection prevention and control principles for individuals interested in pursuing a career in infection prevention and control at a healthcare facility or alternate setting; or those who need this knowledge base to pursue opportunities at a local, state or national public health department; a governmental agency; an academic and/or research institution; or any other applicable arena.

Total Certificate Hours - 12 Hours

Core Courses - 9 Hours

  • PHC 4032 Foundations of Infection Control     
  • HSC 4504 Foundations of Public Health Immunology
  • PHC 4031 Emerging Infectious Diseases

Elective Courses - 3 Hours

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