May 30, 2020  
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog 
    
2017-2018 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Health Promotion (MS)


Requirements for the Degree


The Master of Science in Health Promotion requires 30 credit hours of coursework at the 600- and 800-level, and 3 credits of either an internship or research project. The 30 credits of coursework must include 18 credits of required courses, and 12 credits of advisor approved coursework.

Credit Requirements


  • Core Credits: 18 credits
  • Area of Emphasis: 6 credits
  • Electives (advisor approved): 6 credits
  • Internship or Reseach Project: 3 credits
  • Total required credits: 33 credits

Total in Area A: 18 credits


B. Area of Emphasis


Areas of Emphasis can be related to exercise, social marketing and health communication, nutrition, aging, or another area of interest to a student. Courses that can be applied to an area of emphasis are many, and students are required to meet with their adviser to determine their course selections.

Note:


Prior to enrollment in either HLPR 864  or HLPR 868  students must successfully pass a Qualifying Exam.