Health Education and Promotion

Master's Health Specialization Course Offerings

Student is required to select either the thesis or non-thesis option.



Non-Thesis Option (32 hours)

Candidate must have earned appropriate undergraduate pre-requisites.
Core Requirements (6 hours)
HHP 6610 Research Methods in Health and Human Performance
HHP 6700 Data Analysis and Organization for Human Performance
Concentration Requirements (21 hours)
HLTH 6102 Theories of Health Education & Behavior
HLTH 6510 The Nation's Health
HLTH 6850 Methods in Epidemiology
HLTH 6860 Program Planning for Health Promotion
HLTH 5600 Technology Applications (1 hour)
HLTH 5601 Technology Applications Lab (2 hours)
HLTH 6880 Internship (6 hours)
Guided Electives (5 hours)
Select from the following:
HLTH 5270 Bioethical Issues in Health Education
HLTH 5340 Fitness Education for the Adult
HLTH 5900 Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) Review (1 hour)
HLTH 6000 Stress Management in Health and Health Promotion
HLTH 6010 Holistic and Complementary Health Care
HLTH 6020 Somatic Therapy Techniques for Health Care Providers
HLTH 6500 Pathopharmacology in Health & Human Performance
HLTH 6870 Health Promotion
HLTH 6910 Special Problems (1 hour)
HLTH 6930 Principles & Philosophy of School Health Education Programs
HLTH 6950 Advanced Methods of Community Health Education
HLTH 6970 Advanced Methods in Human Sexuality Education

Thesis Option (30 hours)

Candidate must have earned appropriate undergraduate pre-requisites.
Core Requirements (6 hours)
HHP 6610 Research Methods in Health and Human Performance
HHP 6700 Data Analysis and Organization for Human Performance
Concentration Requirements (21 hours)
HLTH 6102 Theories of Health Education & Behavior
HLTH 6510 The Nation's Health
HLTH 6850 Methods in Epidemiology
HLTH 6860 Program Planning for Health Promotion
HLTH 6910 Special Problems
HLTH 5600 Technology Applications (1 hour)
HLTH 5601 Technology Applications Lab (2 hours)
HLTH 6640 Thesis Research (minimum of 3 semester hours)
Guided Electives (3 hours)
Select from the following:
HLTH 5270 Bioethical Issues in Health Education
HLTH 5340 Fitness Education for the Adult
HLTH 5900 Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) Review (1 hour)
HLTH 6000 Stress Management in Health and Health Promotion
HLTH 6010 Holistic and Complementary Health Care
HLTH 6020 Somatic Therapy Techniques for Health Care Providers
HLTH 6500 Pathopharmacology in Health & Human Performance
HLTH 6870 Health Promotion
HLTH 6930 Principles & Philosophy of School Health Education Programs
HLTH 6950 Advanced Methods of Community Health Education
HLTH 6970 Advanced Methods in Human Sexuality Education