This M.A in Health Education and Promotion from The City University of New York 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.
Graduates of the program may also find career opportunities as health advocates, program planners and evaluators, case managers, policy analysts and health administrators. This degree may also be suitable for individuals such as nurses, social workers, physician assistants or allied health personnel who wish to enhance their qualifications.
Upon completion of the degree, students are eligible to sit for the CHES (Certified Health Education Specialist) or MCHES exam (Master Certified Health Education Specialist), a national credential awarded by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing.
Students also may complete the degree program entirely online by taking online courses only. The online-only option is not available to students studying on an F1 Visa.
- Research Methods in Health Education
- History and Philosophy of Health Education and Promotion
- Health Counseling
- Organization and Administration of Health Education and Promotion Programs
- Program Planning and Evaluation in Health Education
- Nutrition and Chronic Diseases
- 12 months
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- Possess a bachelor’s degree from an accredited university.
- Have completed an approved program of study with a minimum average of approximately B (3.0) in the major and B- (2.7) overall.
- Submit three letters of recommendation (including one from a professor from your undergraduate degree program).
- Submit a personal goal statement.
International28215 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
National28215 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 855 USD per credit during 12 months.
- Full-time - $5,545/semester
- Part-time - $470/credit
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