Master of Arts in Health Education & Promotion
CUNY Lehman College

Program Details

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.

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

CUNY Lehman College is accredited by:

Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

2.7 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent