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Public Health (Health Education)

University of Southern Mississippi

Master
15 months
Duration
592 USD/credit
592 USD/credit
480 USD/credit
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Tuition fee
Unknown
Apply date
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Start date

About

Health education is an applied social science that focuses on preventing disease and promoting health for individuals, groups, and communities. Health educators are actively engaged in promoting healthy behaviors and lifestyles through education that empowers people for healthy living.

Overview

Health education focuses on the forces that affect health-related behaviors and the role they play in the maintenance, promotion, and improvement of health. Majors are eligible to take a certifying examination for entry-level health educators, qualifying them as a Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES).

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Disparities in the United States 
  •  Health Education among Rural Populations 
  • Community Health Education Planning 
  • Public Health Marketing 
  • Community Organization for Health Education 
  • Qualitative Research Methods in Public Health

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 15 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

Requirements include:

  • A $60 application fee
  • Official transcripts and degrees or diplomas
  • GRE, GMAT, or MAT score from testing service
  • A Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL), International English Language Test System (IELTS) or Pearson Test of English (PTE) scores
  • Three letters of recommendation and a statement of purpose

Tuition Fee

  • International

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
  • National

    592 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 592 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.
  • In-State

    480 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 480 USD per credit and a duration of 15 months.

Funding

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