The College of Public Health offers the following degrees:
- Public Health
A BSc. in Public Health at Phoenicia University will introduce students to global health issues, such as health disparities, emerging infectious diseases, chronic diseases, communication in healthcare, and modes of health care delivery in private and public healthcare systems. This program will also give undergraduates knowledge of the effects of genetics, nutrition, and society on health and disease.
Additionally, this degree will prepare students for a career that combines nutrition, health promotion and education with communications and project management. It can also be the initial step on the path of graduate studies in public health or other health related professions. Graduates of the Public Health program will commit to promote health and well-being of communities and to reduce the risk of chronic diseases and environmental issues across the lifespan and throughout rural, urban, and unprivileged societies.
- Speech Therapy
The BA in Speech Therapy provides professional and clinical training in addition to academic study to prepare students to become speech and language therapists. This degree has been designed to enable students to develop the core theoretical and experimental knowledge as well as the specialist clinical skills required by the speech and language therapy profession and the necessary academic study to meet the aims of a higher education qualification.
PU’s Speech Therapy BA program is benchmarked against the best international programs offered in top ranked universities worldwide. Phoenicia University offers this degree in order to meet the Lebanese and regional markets’ strong needs and to fill the gaps through graduating highly educated and trained speech therapists.