Purdue University Global’s Master of Science in Health Education could prepare you to help solve community health issues through educational programs that promote healthy lifestyles and behaviors. The master’s degree program offers a comprehensive mix of public health, health education, and health care administration content. In addition, the program aligns with the competencies published by the National Commission for Health Education Credentialing (NCHEC) for Certified Health Education Specialists (CHES) and Master Certified Health Education Specialists (MCHES). And, as a master’s-level graduate, you may be eligible to sit for both exams.*
*Although certain programs at Purdue University Global are designed to prepare students to take various certification or licensing exams, the University cannot guarantee the student will pass those exams. In some cases, field experience and/or background checks may be necessary to be eligible to take or to successfully pass the exams. Students should research the requirements in the state in which they intend to seek employment.
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