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School of Education

Elective Suggestions for Health Education Majors

The following suggestions are designed to allow students to focus their elective coursework according to their interests and/or professional goals.

Health Across the Lifespan for working with specific groups of people as they make age and lifestyle changes across their lives.

Health Disparities for gaining an understanding of Health Disparities (inequities) between groups in the US and abroad.

International Health to build a foundation for students who are interested in global health issues and working with cross-cultural population groups and both international profit and non-profit organizations and government agencies.

MPH to prepare students for pursuing their Masters of Public Health (MPH), to fulfill the prerequisites in at least seven areas of the competencies. (Biostatistics,Environmental Health Sciences, Epidemiology, Health Policy and Management, Social and Behavioral Sciences, Communication and Informatics, Diversity and Culture, Leadership, and Public Health Biology)

Nursing to provide understanding of and preparation for further study in Nursing.

Nutrition for an understanding of and preparation for further study in Dietetics and Nutrition.

Sexual Health for those thinking about working in the area of sexuality or sexual health.
FacultyMichelle Cathorall, Dr.PH.,
2013, University of North Carolina - Greensboro

David Cluphf, Ed.D.,
1999, West Virginia University

Brianne Guilford, Ph.D.,
2013, University of Kansas

Dayna Henry, Ph.D.
2010, Indiana University

Erik Kirk, Ph.D.,
2004, University of Kansas

Nicole Klein, Ph.D.
1995, University of Texas at Austin

Curt Lox (Chair), Ph.D.,
1994, University of Illinois

Bryan Smith, Ph.D.,
2004, University of Missouri - Columbia

Lindsay Ross-Stewart, Ph.D.,
2009, University of North Dakota

Joshua Wooten, Ph.D.,
2008, Texas Woman's University

Huaibo Xin, Dr.PH.
2011, University of North Carolina, Greensboro
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