NEW! MSEd in Community Health Education
We are now accepting applications for the new 100 percent online graduate program in Community Health Education. Interested in taking your career to the next level? Or, maybe you'd like to enter the exciting field of public health for the first time? Learn about the program to find out if it is the right fit for you. Apply online.Close
The faculty of the Department of Public Health and Health Education are passionate about their role in developing future public health professionals. Through thoughtful advising, experiential and service learning, and community engagement, faculty members promote student success within and outside the classroom.
Where You'll Find Public Health Workers and Educators
You'll find our graduates working for local and state health departments, community health organizations, college and workforce health promotion programs, schools, hospitals and more.
What Does a Health Education Specialist Do?
Check out this video, filmed by NCHEC, to find out all the opportunities there are for a Health Education Specialist!
What it's Like
Read up on what some of our current students have been doing. Our department offers opportunities such as internships, research, being part of a club and more!