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Health Promotion and Education - Community Health Promotion, BS/BSEd

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  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #1139 (BCR) Normal, IL, United States
The Health Promotion and Education - Community Health Promotion program at Illinois State University prepares students for professional positions in a variety of fields focused on health promotion, wellness, and disease prevention.
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Overview

You can apply to this university with the help of INTO, free of charge. If you satisfy the university admission requirements and the minimum English language scores you can choose the option of direct undergraduate admission. They will help you apply to multiple universities at once, take care of the student I-20 Form for US entry, and will not charge you any fees for the university application. 

Why study Health Promotion and Education - Community Health Promotion program at Illinois State University

Health promotion and health education promote healthy behaviors by designing and delivering programs and services in a variety of settings. People who have a sincere interest in health and wellness and who see the importance of maximizing healthy lifestyles and preventing health problems enjoy this career.

Health promotion plays an important role in the well-being of people and communities. This is accomplished by working with individuals through health coaching and patient education, groups of people through health education programs, and communities by leading efforts to create healthy environments and policies.

If you want to help people lead healthy lifestyles and enhance their satisfaction with life, the Community Health Promotion sequence is for you. You will develop knowledge and skills to assess individual and community health needs and strengths, design health promotion and health education programs and services, delivery effective presentations and educational programs, analyze health behavior, lead community health initiatives, advocate for health-enhancing policies, provide effective health coaching, and write grants.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Health Data Analysis: Health Education 
  • Mind/Body Health
  • Epidemiology for Public Health
  • Needs Assessment in Health Education
  • Strategies in Health Education: Community Health
  • Community Public Health
  • Principles of Human Disease
  • Diseases of the Human Body

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    79

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

  • Minimum required score:

    53

    PTE Academic (Pearson Test of English Academic) is a language test that enables students to demonstrate their writing, listening, speaking, and reading skills when applying to study in English. Delivered and marked by computer, it reports on a scale between 10 and 90.

    More about PTE Academic

Academic Requirements

You need the following GPA score:

Required score: 3

Applicants for graduate programs must have the equivalent of a bachelor’s degree with a minimum GPA equivalent to 3 on a US 4.0 grading scale. Admitted applicants typically have an undergraduate GPA of or better on a 4.0 scale. No exam grade should be lower than 4.5 (European grade scale) or D (American grade scale).

Your GPA (Grade Point Average) is calculated using the grades that you received in each course, and is determined by the points assigned to each grade (e.g. for the US grading scale from A-F).

General Requirements

  • All information is provided as a guide and does not guarantee entry. Admissions decisions are at the discretion of the university.

  • High School Diploma. Minimum 3.0 GPA on a 4.0 scale.

Studyportals Tip: Students should consider taking one of the Pre-Bachelor's below. these courses will be necessary if:

  • You are considered ineligible for admission
  • You need to improve your academic, study, research or language skills

Tuition Fee

  • International

    27069 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 27069 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Normal

  • 1100 - 1500 USD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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