Advance your healthcare career with the Master of Arts in Health Education & Promotion, an online public health degree. Students complete a program that ensures they have the knowledge, skills, and competencies needed for success in public health. Courses cover such topics as:
- Health Counseling
- Organization & Administration of Health Education Programs
- Research Methods
- Teaching Strategies for Community Health
Graduates are eligible to sit for the Certified Health Education Specialist national exam.
Courses, taught by dedicated, caring faculty, prepare students for careers as health educators in various settings, including hospitals, community organizations, colleges, and government offices. Other students use this online public health degree as preparation for jobs as case managers, patient services coordinator, health administrator, and more.
A field experience is required but can be completed in your own community.
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School Accreditation & Licensing
CUNY Lehman College is accredited by:
Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)
Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationBachelor Degree
Recommended GPA2.7 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsProof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent