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Executive Diploma
in Public Health

A multitude of opportunities

Combines the latest academic theory with practical application

The Executive Diploma in Public Health is a comprehensive career development program designed for those interested in further developing and formalizing their current skills to adapt themselves, and their organizations to an ever-changing and complex environment.


The Executive Diploma in Public Health provides the knowledge of public health you need to enhance or further your career. Designed for working professionals coming from a variety of backgrounds, including physicians, nurses, public health administrators, health educators, clinical research professionals, policy experts, and more, the public health Executive Diploma focuses on the following key competencies outlined in eight domains:
  • Evidence-Based Approaches to Public Health
  • Public Health & Health Care Systems
  • Planning & Management to Promote Health
  • Policy in Public Health
  • Leadership
  • Communication
  • Interprofessional Practice
  • Systems Thinking

Upon completion, you will be able to:

  • Understand the systems that drive population health
  • Use critical thinking to characterize population health and answer public health questions
  • Describe the mission, historical context, values, and ethical principles of public health
  • Translate knowledge into actions that improve population health
  • Engage and partner effectively with multiple disciplines, sectors, and communities to promote health
  • Communicate effectively about public health topics with diverse audiences
  • Understand the principles of effective leadership, administration, and funding in public health

To be awarded the Executive Diploma in Public Health you must satisfactorily complete all written contributions. Successful students will receive an Executive Diploma. A transcript detailing the course will be issued to successful students. The Executive Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master of Public Health.

Program Structure

The Executive Diploma in Public Health is delivered at AIES approved centers over the course of 6 months (each level). The Executive Diploma has a compact structure and consists of three levels.

Executive Diploma in Public Health – Level 4

  • DPH 220 - Introduction to Public Health
  • DPH 223 - Human Disease and Prevention
  • DPH 240 - Introduction to Environmental Health
  • DPH 245 - Introduction to Epidemiology
  • ENG 110 - Effective Essay Writing

Executive Diploma in Public Health – Level 5

  • DPH 323 - Public Health Education and Communication
  • DPH 340 - Ethical and Legal Issues in Healthcare
  • DPH 345 - Behavioral and Cultural Issues in Healthcare
  • DPH 348 - Public and Global Health
  • DPH 350 - Introduction to Healthcare Management

Executive Diploma in Public Health – Level 6

  • DPH 350 - Context of Healthcare Delivery
  • DPH 423 - Public Heath Toxicology
  • DPH 440 - Climate Change and Public Health
  • DPH 445 - Food Systems and Public Health
  • DPH 450 - Project

What can you do with an Executive Diploma in Public Health?

The diversity of the public health field provides a multitude of opportunities to enrich, protect, educate, and improve population health and reduce health disparities. This program provides the knowledge and skills that those from a broad spectrum of health disciplines can apply to understand and improve the health of populations. This might include those in clinical fields who wish to better understand how community and social factors affect the health of their patients or who wish to transition to work in a public health agency, as well as those who already work in public health and wish to deepen their understanding of population health.

The Executive Diploma provides a proven pathway to the AIES Mini Master’s

Why choose AIES?

Flexible Study Options

AIES programs are extremely flexible. Our wide variety of program options enable you to specialize in areas that interest you and are in demand from employers around the world.

Cost Effective

AIES strives to ensure that our tuition is as affordable as possible without compromising the standards of our qualifications.


At AIES, we are continuously working to ensure that our course offerings are based upon the most up-to-date methodologies and academic research available.

Career Development Opportunities

Studying with AIES gives you the opportunity to develop your knowledge and grow your key competencies.

Find a Center Near You

Whether you wish to study full-time or part-time, AIES can assure you that we will provide you with educational options that suit your unique needs.
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Whether you are currently employed and seeking career advancement, a recent graduate, or unemployed and searching for a new position, AIES qualifications allow you to put yourself ahead of the competition.

Contact Info

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Email: info [at] aiesus.org
Address: 155 N. Riverview Dr, Anaheim Hills, CA 92808, USA

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