Minor in Global Health


The purpose of the minor in Global Health is to give undergraduates an opportunity to become familiar with the major problems and policy issues in global health. Students participating in the minor will be able to understand and discuss the determinants of global health and global responses to health problems, including health systems.

Likely Careers

People with Global Health Minors pursue a variety of careers in the world of policy, service, and the sciences, among many others.


UW enrolled students wishing to declare the Global Health Minor must: a) have completed 45 credits and b) have a declared major.