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Health Promotion, Education and Behavior with Social Work

University of South Carolina

36 months
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33928 USD/year
33928 USD/year
12688 USD/year
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About

The Health Promotion, Education and Behavior with Social Work MPH/MSW program offered at University of South Carolina allows students to earn two complementary and distinct graduate degrees in a more streamlined time frame than if both degrees were pursued separately. 

Overview

This Health Promotion, Education and Behavior with Social Work MPH/MSW program offered at University of South Carolina provides graduates with skills both in individual/family case management and program planning, implementation and evaluation. Students are allowed to utilize electives taken in one program as degree-filling requirements in the other.

Learning Outcomes

  • Demonstrate the ability to apply social and behavioral theories and models to the development, implementation, and evaluation of public health programs.
  • Demonstrate the ability to utilize multi-level approaches in understanding the importance of context in addressing public health issues.
  • Articulate how multi-sectoral, collaborative engagement advances health equity, and improves health outcomes.
  • Develop sound and feasible methods to evaluate public health programs, interpret results, and communicate those results effectively.
  • Demonstrate their understanding of how to make informed study design decisions and be able to articulate the strengths and weaknesses of a research study.

Future opportunities

With increasing demand for evaluation specialists, dual-degree graduates are employed in hospitals, health departments and healthcare corporation.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Behavior and the Social Environment 
  • Diversity and Social Justice Issues for Social Work Practice
  • Field Instruction: Generalist Social Work Practice
  • Social Work Research Methodologies
  • Practical Applications of Public Health Planning
  • Public Health Systems, Policy, and Leadership
  • Transforming Health Care for the Future
  • Health Promotion Research Methods

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 36 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

105 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Submit a separate application to each program. Each program will make its own admissions decision. Acceptance into one program does not guarantee acceptance in the other. 
  • Official Transcripts
  • Official GRE Score
  • 3 Letters of Recommendation
  • Curriculum Vitae/Resume
  • Personal Statement

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33928 USD per year during 36 months.
  • National

    33928 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 33928 USD per year during 36 months.
  • In-State

    12688 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12688 USD per year during 36 months.

Living costs for Columbia

999 - 1508 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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