About This Minor

This minor is available to students pursuing any major who are interested in a variety of health issues.

You will take four courses that emphasize operations and public health preparedness as well as communication and critical thinking.

This minor is especially attractive to students majoring in areas that regularly encounter public health and community health issues, such as:

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Required Courses

  • 12 credit hours

This minor consists of fours courses (12 credit hours). CHP 450 and 415 are strongly suggested to be included.

A minor can only be earned as part of an undergraduate program. Talk with an ODUGlobal enrollment coordinator to determine if you have credits that will transfer.

Online Learning Environment

Access course materials online from any location. Some classes will have live, regular online meeting times, while others will not. The instructor may schedule assignments and exams at specific times. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

Calculating Cost

  • In-state Virginia Residents$374 per credit hour*
  • Out-of-State Students$407 per credit hour

Active duty military students may qualify for a discounted undergraduate tuition rate.

These tuition rates are effective Summer 2022 and subject to change.
* In-state rate assumes residency requirements are met.

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How to Apply

This minor can only be completed as part of an undergraduate degree from ODU. Learn more about our online bachelor's programs today!

Already have college credits?

We offer a free transfer evaluation before you apply, so you'll know how your credits may transfer. Let us know which program you're interested in, and we'll contact you to get the process started.

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