Health Promotion, M.Sc. | University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) | Colorado Springs, United States
24 months
Duration
15882 USD/year
15882 USD/year
9114 USD/year
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About

Health Promotion from University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) introduces students to the discipline that seeks to improve the health of individuals and communities through education, behavior change, and environmental improvement. 

Overview

Key facts

Health Promotion from University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) draws from a number of complementary disciplines including psychology, sociology, biological and clinical sciences, and business (marketing and management). In the words of the World Health Organization, health promotion is "the process of enabling people to increase control over, and to improve, their health." 

Graduates with Health Promotion from University of Colorado Colorado Springs (UCCS) will:

  • learn how lifestyle influences health
  • how to be a more effective advocate for healthy living
  • learn how to create and evaluate health behavior change programs

Programme Structure

Courses include: 

  • Obesity and Weight Management 
  • Physical Activity and Public Health 
  • Food, Culture, Community, and Health 
  • Dietary Supplements 
  • Aging, Physical Activity, and Health
  • Epidemiology 
  • Public Relations and Social Media 
  • Human Growth and Development 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Remaining applicants meeting the final admission deadline will be awarded admission based on availability of seats.

Credits

34 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
3.5 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Completion of GRE with a recommended minimum score of 290 combined on math and verbal, and analytical writing recommended minimum score of 3.5. 
  • 3 letters of reference
  • Official transcripts from all institutions where undergraduate credit was earned
  • Goal statement
  • Resume or CV
  • Application fee $60.00.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15882 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7941 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • National

    15882 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7941 USD per semester during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9114 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 4557 USD per semester during 24 months.

Living costs for Colorado Springs

950 - 1350 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Financing

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Funding

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