Courses You Will Take

You are required to complete 14 credit hours to receive the public health education certificate. Courses can be taken in any order.

Required Courses (11 credit hours)

  • HSC 585: Community Health Methods (4 credit hours)
  • HSC 686: Health Promotion Program Planning and Evaluation (4 credit hours)
  • HSC 683: Principles of Epidemiology (3 credit hours) or HSC 562: Health Promotion in the Worksite (3 credit hours). Either of these classes can count as an elective course if you take both of them.

Elective Courses (3 credit hours)

  • HSC 571: Death and Dying (3 credit hours)
  • HSC 581: Stress Management (3 credit hours)
Online and Distance Education
David Letterman Communication and Media Building (LB), Room 131
Ball State University
Muncie, IN 47306

Hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Eastern time, Monday-Friday
Phone: 1-800-872-0369 or 765-285-1581
Fax: 765-285-7161
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