Community Health Education - Focus on Outreach, Programs and Leadership
The Community Health Education track is designed for persons who wish to create, implement and evaluate community based health education programs. Particular emphasis is placed on social construct issues and the skills necessary to partner with a variety of existing community based programs. Students design and implement health education programs using theories of education, behavioral change and qualitative research aimed at improving health and health literacy at the community level.
(National Certification of Health Educators (2008)http://www.nchec.org/)