Inspire Better Health for Entire Communities

The Community Health Promotion program is designed to help you promote good health and prevent disease. You’ll develop the skills needed to be a health education professional who works with the community in a variety of public, private, and professional settings.

Graduates of the MA in Community Health Promotion are trained to:

  • Assess health status and the need for health education programs.
  • Plan, implement, and evaluate health education programs.
  • Participate in securing funding for programs.
  • Coordinate health education activities and resources among agencies.

Accelerator Admission Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
GPA 3.0 3.0 2.5 2.5
IELTS 6.5 6.0 5.5 4.5
Program Start Date Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring or Fall Spring, Fall or Summer

Qualifying undergraduate degrees:
Bachelor’s degrees in: Public Health, Medicine, Pharmacy, Health Science, Health Informatics, Biology, Nutrition, Nursing, Clinical Lab Sciences: Biomedical Sciences, Health Education, Chemistry, Biochemistry; Exercise Science; Physical Education; Sociology; Psychology, Anthropology, Therapy (any therapy degree); Physics; Physical Therapy; Occupational Therapy; Nutrition; Dentistry; Medical Lab Sciences; Pharmacology; Biotechnology, Dental Surgery, Microbiology.

MAP Sample Coursework

Leadership and Innovation in Complex Systems (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)
Management of Technology (exclusively for Master’s Accelerator students)

Progression Details

Direct MAP Advanced MAP MAP Academic English
Credits Earned Towards Degree 9 6 9 0
Progression Requirements Maintain status GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
GPA of 3.25
No grade lower than a B, and approval from the Accelerator team
Successful completion of the Level 4 courses

Total credits required for degree: 37

Tuition Costs*

Academic English
14-week Sessions 
Direct MAP
1 Semester
Advanced MAP
1 Semester
2 Semesters
Cost Per Credit After MAP Total Credits Required For Degree
$8,360 $14,716 – $16,390 $17,273 – $18,387 $25,624 – $26,738 $1,375 37

*tuition can vary based on semester of entry.

A New Way of Thinking

Our classrooms are think tanks. They’re engines of innovation. This is the time to engage in exhilarating discussions and lectures that pull you in. This is learning at its highest level—with professors who love what they teach, and students who love how they teach it.