M.A. in Health

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Program Description

The Master of Arts in Health is intended to enhance the health and improve the quality of life for individuals, families, and communities through the provision of service and research in the areas of health education and health promotion. The program incorporates the principles, practices, and development of a working philosophy of Health Education to prepare students for employment in four broad areas: community health, medical or clinical health, school health, and worksite health promotion.


Applicants seeking admission to the graduate program in international literacy must submit the following directly to the Office of Graduate Admissions:

  1. A Graduate Studies Application with the application fee
  2. Official transcript(s) from the baccalaureate degree granting institution
  3. Bachelor’s degree with a major or minor in Health Education or at least 18 hours of field related coursework
  4. Overall GPA of 2.8 and major GPA 3.0
  5. Two letters of recommendation
  6. Statement of interest/intent

Degree Requirements


Plan 1 - MA in Health 


Item   Requirement  Option  Hours Required
 1  Specified Courses  Choose all from:  
 2  Elective  Choose one from:2  
TOTAL   30

Plan 1 - MA in Health 


Item   Requirement  Option  Hours Required
 1  Specified Courses  Choose all from:  
 2  Elective  Choose one from:2  
TOTAL   36



Health (HLTH)

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