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Health Communication and Education

Tulane University

18 months
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About

The Health Communication and Education program offered by Tulane University is designed to prepare graduates to work in the challenging fields of health promotion and disease prevention, with a focus on health education program planning, monitoring and evaluation, community organization, social marketing, and qualitative and quantitative community-based participatory research methodologies. 

Overview

An MPH in the Health Communication and Education (HEDC) concentration at Tulane University provides those interested in working within the United States, and in developing countries, the opportunity to develop these learning experiences.

Program Competencies 

Students who graduate from this degree program can expect to develop the following competencies as they successfully meet and complete the program degree requirements.

  • Assess individual and community needs for health education/communication.
  • Design a theory-based public health intervention or program.
  • Apply health education communication strategies to interventions and programs.
  • Develop a plan to evaluate a public health intervention or program, based on a theory of change.
  • Identify health education/communication resources.
  • Explain how to promote health education through advocacy campaigns and policies.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Foundations in Public Health
  • Biostatistics for Public Healt
  • Epidemiology for Public Health
  • Health Systems Policy and Mgmt
  • Design Strategies in PH Prgrms

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 18 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
89

Credits

45 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3
GRE admission requirements GRE®
Required
GMAT admission requirements GMAT
Required

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
89

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution of higher learning.
  • The written Statement of Purpose and Objectives should demonstrate how the applicant's public health career goals and interests align with their selected degree program.
  • Recommendations from three instructors or employers should indicate characteristics for success in public health graduate study.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    39042 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 39042 USD per year during 18 months.
  • National

    39042 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 39042 USD per year during 18 months.

Living costs for New Orleans

1125 - 2151 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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