12 months
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17982 USD/year
17982 USD/year
9648 USD/year
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About

The Master of Education degree in Health Education and Promotion from Kent State University is designed to enable individuals to pursue their diverse interests in the field while addressing the competencies essential to the professional development of health educators

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Overview

Students in the Health Education and Promotion from Kent State University utilize theoretical models of attitude and behavioral change in assessing educational needs, designing educational interventions, evaluating the effectiveness of program efforts, and advocating for creative and competent health education opportunities. These skills prepare graduates for various employment positions in local, state and national government; K-12 schools and community colleges; health care facilities; worksite wellness programs; and nonprofit organizations.

Learning Outcomes

Graduates of this program will be able to:

  • Assess needs, assets and capacity for health education
  • Plan health education and promotion activities
  • Implement health education and promotion programs in schools and communities
  • Conduct program evaluation and research in health education
  • Advocate for health and health education
  • Communicate effectively with a variety of audiences using appropriate theory, methods and channels
  • Administer and manage health education
  • Serve as an authoritative resource on health education and promotion practices in accordance with established ethical principles

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Behavior
  • Needs Assessment and Evaluation in Health Promotion
  • Program Planning and Implementation In Health Promotion
  • Communication and Marketing in Health Education and Promotion
  • Foundations of Health Education and Promotion
  • Strategies in Health Education and Promotion

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

For timely consideration of the application, it is recommended applicants submit a complete application at least one month before the start of the semester.

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
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Credits

33 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
2.75

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6.5
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
79
Duolingo English Test admission requirements Duolingo English Test
110
Take A Free Practice Test!

Student insurance

Make sure to cover your health, travel, and stay while studying abroad. Even global coverages can miss important items, so make sure your student insurance ticks all the following:

  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university
  • Minimum 2.750 undergraduate GPA on a 4.000-point scale
  • Official transcript(s)
  • Current Ohio teaching license (required for School Health Licensure concentration only)
  • Goal statement
  • Two letters of recommendation
  • English language proficiency

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • National

    17982 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 17982 USD for the full programme during 12 months.
  • In-State

    9648 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9648 USD for the full programme during 12 months.

Living costs for Kent

1036 - 1710 USD /month
Living costs

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

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.

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