The Community Health Education program at The City University of New York has two concentrations: community health education and thanatology. The community health education concentration develops professionals who design, conduct, and evaluate activities that help improve the health of individuals and communities.
Graduates typically find employment in public health departments, community-based organizations, hospitals, and clinics as patient educators, health coaches, community organizers, public health educators, and health program managers. The thanatology concentration focuses on the development of expertise in the area of dying, death, and bereavement. Graduates hold a variety of positions including that of hospice program director, hospital bereavement coordinator, hospice volunteer coordinator, funeral aftercare counselor, and bereavement counseling program director.
- Fundamentals of Social and Behavioral Health
- Fundamentals of Epidemiology
- Fundamentals of Health Policy and Management
- 12 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesEducation Health Sciences View 3686 other Masters in Education in United States
- English Language Proficiency
- Letters of Recommendation
- Statement of Purpose
- Portfolios and Manuscripts
International855 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 855 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
National855 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 855 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
- Local students: $5,545 / semester
Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.