The Community Health - Thanatology program at The City University of New York 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.
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Human Encounters with Death and Bereavement
- Children and Death
- Health Crisis Intervention
- Health Counseling
- Bioethics: Health and Medical Dilemmas
- 12 months
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DisciplinesEducation Health Sciences View 3766 other Masters in Education in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Transcripts from all colleges and universities attended (applicants who earned a bachelor's degree outside the United States need to submit a 'Course by Course International Transcript Evaluation.')
- Two letters of recommendation; essay on academic interests and goals.
- Non-degree applicants must submit transcripts and an essay on academic interests and goals.
- F-1 or J-1 international students must submit English Proficiency Exam.
International855 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
National855 USD/creditTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
- Local students: $5,545 / semester
Living costs for New York City
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.
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