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M.Sc. On Campus

Public Health Education and Promotion

Texas State University

12 months
Duration
765 USD/credit 27540 USD/year
765 USD/credit 27540 USD/year
357 USD/credit 12852 USD/year
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About

Graduates of the Public Health Education and Promotion program from Texas State University design, implement, and evaluate health promotion programs in various settings to help improve the overall public health of communities.

Overview

Texas State, an emerging research and Hispanic-Serving Institution, offers a public health education and promotion program that provides opportunities for:

  • personal interactions with faculty
  • collaboration with fellow students in small classes
  • abundant career options in the fast-growth corridor of Central Texas, situated on the edge of the beautiful Texas Hill Country
  • behavioral and community-based research

Program Mission

The mission of the Department of Health and Human Performance is to create and disseminate knowledge promoting evidence-based practice in health promotion, exercise science, and recreation professions. The department works to directly promote improved human performance and quality of life through evidence-based educational, recreational, and therapeutic interventions and programs.

The vision is for the department to be a national leader in promoting human performance and health-related quality of life for all. The department strives to build on the long-standing reputation for preparing excellent athletic trainers, public health professionals, physical education teachers, and recreation leaders.

Career Options

Graduates with a Public Health Education and Promotion program from Texas State University are trained to work in academic, clinical, community, corporate, nonprofit, and government settings. Graduates perform a variety of leadership roles, including individual and community health education, research, grant writing, and program planning, implementation, and evaluation. Other graduates enroll in Ph.D. programs following completion of the master’s program.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • History and Philosophy of Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Applied Behavioral Statistics in Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Advanced Health Behavior Theory
  • Research Methods in Public Health Education and Promotion
  • Advanced Public Health Program Planning and Evaluation

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

36 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

Other requirements

General requirements

  • baccalaureate degree from a regionally accredited university
  • a copy of an official transcript from each institution where course credit was granted
  • minimum 2.75 GPA in your last 60 hours of undergraduate course work (plus any completed graduate courses)
  • resume/CV
  • statement of purpose (500 words, double-spaced, computer-generated)

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    27540 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 765 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    12852 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 357 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for San Marcos

921 - 1707 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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