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Streamline Your Public Health Career with the Louisiana Transfer Degree Program

Newsroom | Articles Feb. 7, 2024
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Are you an aspiring public health professional seeking an efficient and impactful path to your dream career? The Louisiana Transfer Program and LSU Health New Orleans' online Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) can help you get there. This pathway simplifies your journey toward a public health degree, empowering you to make a positive difference in your community sooner rather than later. 

Understanding the Louisiana Transfer Degree Program 

Imagine transferring 60 credit hours earned at your local community college directly into a four-year degree. The Louisiana Transfer (LT) Degree Program makes this possible, saving you time and money while helping you earn a practical education. 
The program is strategically designed to facilitate a smooth transition for students completing 60 hours of coursework in either Associate of Arts (AALT) or Associate of Science (ASLT) at a two-year or community college. LT students gain eligibility to enter a four-year Louisiana public university as juniors, with all 60 non-developmental credits seamlessly transferring to the receiving university. 

Learn more about the Louisiana Transfer Degree Program. 

Why Choose the Online BS in Public Health from LSU Health New Orleans? 

Tailored specifically for busy professionals and transfer students, the online Bachelor of Science in Public Health (BSPH) from LSU Health New Orleans offers unrivaled flexibility and academic excellence. It’s also ideal for students in the Louisiana Transfer Degree program. 
LSUHNO’s online BSPH requires 60 credit hours for admission. The 2+2 program structure allows you to complete the initial coursework at a community college or the college of your choice and finish the remaining coursework remotely over two years. This format blends convenience with a rigorous curriculum delivered by expert faculty. 

Here's why this program stands out:  

  • Seamless Transfer Integration: Your 60 Louisiana Transfer Degree credits readily apply to the BSPH program, maximizing your academic progress.
  • Top-Tier Faculty: Learn from experienced public health professionals who translate real-world experience into engaging instruction.
  • Unparalleled Flexibility: Design your learning journey around your commitments – take classes online and easily manage your schedule.
  • Career-Ready Skills: Hone the communication, research, and service-learning skills sought after by employers in the public health landscape. 
  • Become a Community Champion: Contribute to a healthier future by tackling public health challenges and promoting well-being within your community. 
  • Scholarship Opportunity: The SPHERE Scholarship is specifically designed to support outstanding students like you! 
  • Delta Omega Honorary Society: Exceptional students demonstrating outstanding performance may gain induction into the prestigious Delta Omega Society, recognizing excellence in public health. 

Earning your Bachelor of Science in Public Health empowers you to address critical challenges and champion positive change. By leveraging the Louisiana Transfer Degree Program and LSU Health New Orleans’ online BSPH program, you gain a distinct advantage on your path to becoming a transformative force in the public health arena. Take the first step today! Learn more about the program, or apply now! 

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