Community Health - Course of Study

Community Health Promotion Major Requirements

Course Course Name Hours
CHEP 1100 Health Promotion 4
CHEP 1110 Nutrition & Health Promotion 3
CHEP 2202 Environmental Health     3
CHEP 3000 Epidemiology & Disease Etiology 3
CHEP 3320 Behavior Change Theory 3
CHEP 3345 Needs Assessment 3
CHEP 3350 Program Planning & Evaluation 3
CHEP 3360 Communication Techniques for Health Promotion 2
CHEP 4410 Public Health Ethics, Policy, & Professionalism 3
CHEP 4440 Health Research & Measurement Design
(or PSYC 3305 or SOCY 3360)
3-4
CHEP 4445 Health Research Implementation
(or PSYC 3390 or SOCY 3370)
3
CHEP 4450 Program Funding & Administration
(Writing Intensive) 
3
CHEP 4480 Community Health Capstone 3
CHEP 4490 Community Health Internship 4
PSYC 2240 Behavioral Statistics
OR any of the following courses: 
SOCY 2240, POLI 2240, MATH 1550, or BSBA 3310 
3

 

Major Elective Courses

Minimum of 6 credit hours, including any courses that also count for the CORE or related double major/minor/associate degree requirements 

Students must complete at least a total of 6 credit hours from at least TWO of the topics below: 
•    Addiction: PSYC 3395 OR CRIM 3365 
•    Relationships: SOCY 3310 or CRIM 2212 or CHEP 4420 or SOCY 4450 or WGST 2201 or CHEP 3315 or SOCY 3335 OR SOCY 3345 
•    Special Populations: CHEP 4000 or CHEP 4001 or PSYC 4491 or PSYC 4493 or CRIM 3311 or SOCY 3340 
•    Population Health: CHEP 3355 or HCMG 2201, HCMG 3331, or HCMG 4000 
Students must complete a minor, a double major, or an associate degree.

Students are encouraged to work with their advisor to ensure any electives are in line with the student's career goals.

Community Health Promotion Program Sheet and Model Schedule