Public Health EducationBachelor of Science (B.S.)
Educate the public about healthy practices to improve wellness and quality of life.
Improve the quality of life by preventing illness and disease, and promoting healthy practices. With a degree in public health education, you’ll be qualified to serve the public in community health clinics, hospitals, government agencies, schools, and other organizations.
- Program type:
- On Campus or Online
- Est. time to complete:
- 4 years
- Credit hours:
Why study public health education at UND?
Public Health Education at UND
Learn the principles of evidence-based public health and key elements such as health communications, health policy, law, and ethics.
Understand how community health programs are developed and implemented.
Apply skills and knowledge in a supervised internship and service-learning projects.
The major accommodates pre-professional students in areas such as pharmacy, optometry, medicine, and dentistry.
100% of our graduates who apply to graduate school are accepted.
Become eligible to sit for the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) Exam after completing the program.
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The value of epidemiologists, biostatisticians, health care administrators and public health educators to society has been highlighted significantly as we tackle the global COVID-19 pandemic. As reserachers and educators, we play a critical role in preparing the next generation of public health problem solvers Amongthose leaders is Madison Wahlen, who is graduate from the Public Health Education program at UND is currently completing the requirements for a dual MD and PhD at medical school.