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Health Education and Promotion

Utah State University

12 months
Duration
15346 USD/year
15346 USD/year
4384 USD/year
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About

The Health Education and Promotion program of the Utah State University trains students to be leaders in the field of Public Health. HEP MPH graduates are well prepared for careers in health care settings, academic institutions, local, state, and federal health agencies, private industry, and non-profit organizations.

Overview

Students receive training in program planning and evaluation, social determinates of health, health communication, quantitative and qualitative public health methods, health behavior, health policy, leadership, and systems thinking.

The Health Education and Promotion program of the Utah State University emphasizes the behavioral, social and cultural factors related to individual and population health and health disparities over the life span. Learn to promote and sustain healthy environments and healthy lives for individuals and populations.

Career Options

Students who complete a MPH degree in Health Education and Promotion can seek out diverse positions in public health organizations that offer opportunities for leadership roles, professional development, and higher pay and benefits. These organizations include:

  • Local, state, and federal health agencies
  • Colleges and universities
  • Health care organizations
  • Utah Department of Workforce Services
  • Community social service organizations
  • International health programs and aid agencies

Potential positions for MPH graduates include:

  • Epidemiologist/Statistician
  • Disaster and emergency specialist
  • Medical and health services manager
  • Public health educator
  • Public health nurse
  • Medical social worker

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Race, Culture, Class, and Gender Issues in Health
  • Foundations of Global Health
  • Global Health & Service Learning
  • Grant Writing for Health Educators
  • Prevention Strategies for Obesity and Disordered Eating
  • Student Teaching

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months
  • Part-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

Online

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Pay the $55 application fee
  • Score at or above the 40th percentile on the GRE or MAT
  • Have a 3.0 or higher GPA on your last 60 semester or 90 quarter credits
  • Provide transcripts of all college/university credits
  • Provide three contacts for letters of recommendation
  • Include a statement of purpose in your online application
  • Provide three contacts for letters of recommendation (two must be from faculty)

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    15346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7673 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • National

    15346 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7673 USD per semester during 12 months.
  • In-State

    4384 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 2192 USD per semester during 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.

Due for update

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