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

  • Mapping for Health Research, Planning, Policy Development and Marketing
  • Epidemiology and Community Health
  • Program Planning for Wellness
  • Curriculum Strategies for Health Educators

Directed Electives: Two Courses

  • Employee Assistance and Occupational Health
  • Health Education in HIV/AIDS
  • Psychosocial Aspects of Chronic Illness and Disability
  • Concepts of Mental Health
  • Women and Health Care
  • Stress and Crisis Management
  • Behavioral Health of Children and Youth
  • Human Sexuality
  • Special Topics in Health Education
  • Field Work in Health Education

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Health Education Post Master's Certificate

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