What You’ll Learn
You’ll learn the art and science of protecting and improving the health of families and communities through promotion of healthy lifestyles, research, and the detection and control of infectious disease.You will graduate with the skills and knowledge necessary to work in a variety of public health settings including government, workplace wellness, hospitals, schools, non-profits and more. Upon completion of the program, you will be prepared for the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) exam.
You will get to learn the skills essential to a public health career through interaction with engaging professors and hands-on course work. Your capstone experience, a 12-credit internship, will provide you an unmatched opportunity to apply what you have learned in your courses to a real-life setting within an established public health organization.