Self-Designed

Customize your studies by choosing three elective courses that complement your personal and professional goals. The Self-Designed specialization offers the flexibility and freedom to create a curriculum tailored to your interests and objectives. Choose from a diverse selection of concentration courses that explore topics such as emergency preparedness, health policy, and management and leadership.

Completion Requirements

  • 60 total quarter credits
    • Foundation courses (5 cr.)
    • Core courses (35 cr.)
    • Capstone (5 cr.) 
    • Specialization courses (15 cr.) Choose three from any of the specializations in the MS in Health Education and Promotion.

This sequence represents the minimum time to completion. Time to completion will vary by student, depending on individual progress and credits transferred, if applicable. For a personalized estimate of your time to completion, call an enrollment advisor at 855-646-5286.

Courses

The program’s courses are delivered in a prescribed sequence.
Course Code Course Credits
Course Code HLTH 6005 Course Perspectives on Health and the Developing Professional Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6110 Course Exploring Health Education in the 21st Century Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6205 Course Assessing Community Needs for Health Education Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6030 Course Socioecological Perspectives on Health Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6475 Course Program Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6412 Course Health Education and Communication Strategies Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6245 Course Applied Research in Public Health Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6031 Course Public Health Administration and Leadership Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6800 Course Health Education and Promotion Capstone Credits (5 cr.)

Specialization Courses (choose three)

Course Code Course Credits
Course Code HLTH 6051 Course Diversity, Human Rights, and Social Justice Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6405 Course Ethics and Social Justice Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6111 Course Leadership and Organizational Change Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6112 Course Governance and Public Policy Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6280 Course Policy and Politics in American Political Institutions Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6840 Course Health Policy and Management Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6100 Course Critical Issues in Emergency Management Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6200 Course Risk Assessment, Preparedness, and Disaster Mitigation Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6300 Course Disaster Response and Recovery Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6771 Course Terrorism: A Systematic Approach for Emergency Preparedness Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6740 Course Disaster, Crisis, and Trauma Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6510 Course Essentials of the U.S. Healthcare Delivery System and Population Health Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6530 Course Disease Prevention and Care Management Credits (5 cr.)
Course Code HLTH 6540 Course Population Health Management Applications Credits (5 cr.)
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