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Community Health Promotion

Preparing for a career path in health promotion and education.

The community health promotion program emphasizes education as the primary factor for the promotion of health and the prevention of disease, and prepares students to meet the expanding need for health education professionals capable of working with the community in a variety of public, private, and professional settings.

Graduates of the program are equipped with the skills and training to:

  • assess health status and/or the need for health education programs
  • plan, implement, and evaluate health promotion or education programs
  • participate in securing funding
  • coordinate health education activities and resources among agencies

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M.A. in Community Health Promotion Program

» M.A. in Community Health Promotion course requirements

Advanced Certificate program

Provides further specialization in the field of community health education. It is designed for students who already have a master’s degree in health studies. The program includes 19 credits of required courses and up to 9 credits in elective courses. The plan of study is determined on an individual basis.

» Advanced Certificate in Community Health Promotion course requirements
  • Gainful Employment Disclosure for Certificate in Community Health Promotion


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Office of Graduate Admissions
p – 800.ADELPHI
e – graduateadmissions@adelphi.edu
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