Health Education Post-Master's Certificate


The post-master’s certificate in health education is designed for individuals who have earned a master's degree in a field other than health education. This program prepares individuals in the core areas of health education and in the skills of community assessment, program planning, implementation and administration.

The post-master’s certificate in health education is a six-course (18-credit) program that combines four required courses with two electives.

Required Courses

Core Courses (4)

  • HSV 551 Managed Health Care
  • HED 553 Program Planning for Wellness
  • HED 552 Epidemiology and Community Health
  • HED 554 Curriculum Strategies for Health Educators

Health Studies Modules (2)

  • HAD 570 Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability
  • HED 571 Employee Assistance and Occupational Health
  • HED 577 Health Education in HIV/AIDS
  • HED 573 Women and Health Care
  • HED 575 Stress and Crisis Management
  • HED 551 Mapping for Health Research, Planning, Policy Development and Marketing

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Health Education Post Master's Certificate

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