|Required Courses (6 credits)|
|Electives (12 credits)|
Students must complete at least 9 credits in one (1) of the following clusters. The remaining 3 credits can be taken from any cluster or the general electives.
Pharmaceuticals, Medicine, and Drugs
Health Care Delivery Policy
Health: A Social Science Perspective
Health: A Natural Science Perspective
General Elective Courses
* As determined by the certificate program coordinator.
To obtain the certificate, students must complete at least 18 credits in courses approved for the Spanish for Health Professionals certificate, with at least 12 credits taken in residence at UWM and a minimum of 9 of the residence credits taken in L&S courses at the advanced level (courses numbered 300 and above). A maximum of 6 credits in a combination of independent study, internship, and study abroad courses may count toward the certificate.
Study abroad courses in Spanish-speaking countries may be accepted with the approval of the Certificate Program Committee. Other courses not on this list but relevant to Spanish for Health Professionals may be accepted with the approval of the Certificate Program Committee.
Students must earn a 2.500 GPA in all certificate courses, including transfer work, and in the courses for the certificate taken at UWM. Courses for the certificate may not be taken on a credit/no credit basis.