Community Health - Course of Study

COMMUNITY HEALTH EDUCATION MAJOR REQUIREMENTS

Course Course Name Hours
CHEP 1100 Health Promotion 4
CHEP 1110 Nutrition & Health Promotion 3
CHEP 2202 Environmental Health     3
CHEP 3000 Epi. & Disease Etiology 3
CHEP 3320 Behavior Change Theory 3
CHEP 3345 Needs Assessment 3
CHEP 3350 Program Planning & Evaluation 3
CHEP 3360 Comm. Tech. for Health Promotion 2
CHEP 4410 Public Health Policy Seminar 2
CHEP 4440 Health Research & Meas. 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 & Adminstration 3
CHEP 4480 Community Health Capstone 3
CHEP 4490 Community Health Internship 4
POLI/PSYC/SOCY 2240 Statistics 3


Students must complete at least one course from at least TWO of the topics below:

  • Addiction:
    • PSYC 3395 or CRIM 3365
  • Sexuality & Relationships:
    • SOCY 3335 or SOCY 3345
  • Health Promotion & Special Populations:
    • CHEP 4000 or CHEP 4001 or PSYC 4491

Students must complete a minor, an associates degree, or double major. Minor, associate degree, or double major hours vary based on route taken by student.

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

Community Health Education Program Sheet and Model Schedule