The American College of Education® continues its steadfast commitment to health
INDIANAPOLIS, January 11, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — The American College of Education (ACE) launched two new public health programs — a Master of Public Health and a Micro-Credential in Public Health and Health Leadership. The programs aim to prepare students to be change agents in public health policy by building the skills needed to develop, implement, and evaluate public health programs and services.
ACE was recently named the second best online college by Newsweek, voted by 9,000 online learners, for offering flexible, affordable, and high-quality programs in a fully online format. It has over 37,000 distinguished alumni. The two new programs reinforce ACE’s commitment to expanding healthcare offerings to be a solution to today’s healthcare challenges.
Students who complete the Master of Public Health will be equipped to work in areas such as epidemiology, biostatistics, disaster preparedness and response, public health assessment, ethics, health economics, budgeting, health disparities and diversity. Coursework integrates competencies of the Council on Education for Public Health (CEPH) and prepares graduates to take the Certified in Public Health (CPH) Test. The program can be completed in as little as 16 months at an industry-low cost $9,225.
The Micro-Credential in Public Health and Health Leadership builds essential skills in just six months $2,440. The program can either be completed as a standalone program or the credits can be applied for towards the Master of Public Health degree which can then be pursued.
“ACE is focused on strengthening human capital in healthcare. These two new affordable, flexible, and quality online programs can help students make a professional transition or advance in their healthcare career.” said ACE President and CEO Geordie Hyland. “Employers can use these programs to facilitate their workforce’s career paths, making it easier to attract and retain employees.”
About the American College of Education
The American College of Education (ACE) is an accredited, 100% online college specializing in high-quality, affordable programs in education, business, leadership, healthcare, and nursing. ACE is ranked #2 in Newsweek’s Top Online Colleges 2023 list. headquarters in Indianapolis, ACE offers more than 80 innovative and engaging programs for adult students to pursue a doctorate, associate’s degree, master’s or bachelor’s degree, along with graduate-level micro-credentials and certificate programs. In addition to being a leader in online education, ACE is also a Certified B Corporation. Certified B Corporations are leaders in a global movement that uses the power of business to solve social and environmental problems.
SOURCE American College of Education