The Community Health specialization of Mercy College’s bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science is meant for people wanting to improve the health and wellbeing of those in their community. The curriculum focuses on health, wellness, and health promotion. Classes examine topics including health psychology, healthcare organization and management, medical ethics, and social psychology. Internship opportunities are available to interested students. Graduates of this online public health degree can go on to become a community health educator, wellness coordinator, or health program coordinator.
- High school diploma or equivalent
- Official transcripts
- ACT or SAT scores
- Proof of English language proficiency, international students
- Additional materials may be requested
School Accreditation Statement
Middle States Commission on Higher Education