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Community Health Promotion

Adelphi University

M.A.
12 months
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1375 USD/credit
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About

The Community Health Promotion program at Adelphi University emphasizes education as the primary factor for the promotion of health and the prevention of disease, and prepares students to meet the expanding need for health education professionals capable of working with the community in a variety of public, private, and professional settings.

Overview

The Community Health Promotion program at Adelphi University is designed for students who already have a master’s degree in health studies. The program includes 19 credits of required courses and up to 9 credits in elective courses. The plan of study is determined on an individual basis.

Graduates of the program are equipped with the skills and training to:

  • assess health status and/or the need for health education programs
  • plan, implement, and evaluate health promotion or education programs
  • participate in securing funding
  • coordinate health education activities and resources among agencies

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Research and Technology in Health Education 
  • U.S. Health Care System 
  • Social and Cultural Issues in Health Education 
  • Health Advocacy and Community Organizing  
  • Community Health Education: Planning and Implementation 
  • Fieldwork Internship in Community Health Education
  • Application of Human Disease to Public Health Practice
  • Dynamics of Substance Abuse 
  • Multidimensional Aspects of Stress 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS or TOEFL needed

Credits

37 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
3 (required)
GRE admission requirements GRE® The GRE® General Test is a widely administered admissions test that measures the skills needed in today's graduate and business school programs worldwide. It contains three sections - Verbal Reasoning, Quantitative Reasoning, and Analytical Writing. Three scores are reported: a Verbal Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, a Quantitative Reasoning score on a 130 - 170 score scale in one-point increments, and an Analytical Writing score on a 0 - 6 score scale in half-point increments.
GMAT admission requirements GMAT The Graduate Management Admission Test (GMAT) is a test intended to assess certain analytical, writing, quantitative, verbal, and reading skills in written English for use in admission to a graduate management program, such as an MBA. GMAT contains 4 sections - Analytical Writing Assessment, Integrated Reasoning, Quantitative and Verbal. The score has a range from 200 - 800.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
6.5 (required)
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at desiganated 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.
80 (required)
PTE Academic admission requirements PTE Academic PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. The score refers to a total score which ranges between 10 and 90.
69 (required)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A personal statement or essay
  • Official high school transcripts
  • Official copies of your score on the required SAT or the American College Test, ACT (Please note that the Writing section of the ACT is optional)
  • One or more letters of recommendation
  • An admissions interview
  • Résumé
  • Academic record of coursework
  • Level of achievement 
  • Standardized Testing (SAT or ACT)
  • College level coursework credentials 
  • Proof of graduation

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1375 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1375 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.
  • National

    1375 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1375 USD per credit and a duration of 12 months.

Funding

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.

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