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Community Health Education

Promoting healthy lifestyles and communities.

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Program of Study

BA/BS Community Health (73 credits)
*Required Common Core Classes Cr Prerequisites (PRQ's)
MTH 111 College Algebra (B.S. only) or 4 Satisfactory score on MTH placement test
MTH 105 Intro to Cont. Mathematics (B.A. only) - none
BI 102 General Biology 5 none
BI 234 Human Anatomy & Physiology 4 BI 102 or BI 211
BI 235 Human Anatomy & Physiology 4 BI 234
BI 236 Human Anatomy & Physiology 4 BI 235
HE 227 Community & Public Health 4 none
*students must earn a C- or better in all common core classes. Common core classes are PRQ's to most courses in the Community Health Core.    
Required Community Health Core Classes Cr Prerequisites (PRQ's)
HE 375 Epidemiology 4 MTH 111 (all with C-)
HE 385 Foundations of Health Education 4 MTH 111, HE 227 (all with C-)
HE 473 Biometrics and Research Methods 4 MTH 111, HE 227, BI 234-236 (all with C-), HE 375
HE 487 Assessment and Program Evaluation 4 MTH 111, HE 227, BI 234-236 (all with C-), HE 473
HE 471 Program Planning 4 MTH 111, HE 227, BI 234-236 (all with C-), HE 487
HE 419 Internship in Health Promotion 4 MTH 111, HE 227, BI 234-236 (all with C-), HE 471
HE Electives 24 Upper-division credit hours with HE prefix
Total credits 73  


Classes required in the major may not meet minor requirements.

Total credit hours required for graduation: 180 (62 undergraduate)

Academic major: minimum of 36 upper division credit hours

Academic minor: minimum of 12 upper division credit hours

Link to: Practicum and internship information page

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Division of Health and Exercise Science
College of Education
Western Oregon University
Monmouth, OR 97361

Fax: 503-838-8370

Phone: 503-838-8908

Diana McAlpine
Administrative Program Assistant


Peggy Pedersen, Ph.D.
Division Chair

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