Community Health Education

This certificate is available online and on-campus.

Students completing this certificate will be able to apply theoretical foundations of health education to communicate effectively with various audiences in the community. The certificate requires successful completion of course work in each of these areas:

MPH 441 Human Well Being 4
MPH 506 Community Health Research 1 4
MPH 508 Program Evaluation for Public Health 2 4
MPH 531 Public Health Policy and Administration 4
MPH 561 Community Health Education 4
Total Hours 20

 This course has a prerequisite of an upper-level statistics or biostatistics course with a grade of B- (2.7) or better earned within the last three years. Students may use MPH 503 (four hours) to fulfill this prerequisite.


 This course has a prerequisite of MPH 506 which must be taken first.

Students may also be interested in taking MPH 526.