Personal health has become a high priority in today’s society for multiple reasons. With the growing discovery for the need in the health care industry, there has begun large movement to fill the demand in health jobs. At the same time, positive health behavior can also be learned during the middle years of childhood. As one of our students put it, Health Education is helping people help themselves.
Like traditional schools and colleges, natural health schools typically provided clinical internships, continuing education courses, and career placement assistance, as well as financial planning services. Take 24 hours of Health Education coursework (12 of the 24 hours must be upper division classes) and apply for their health endorsement after they already have their first teaching license.
Community Health Education – Students may obtain a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with a concentration in Community Health Education. Students will demonstrate the ability to use decision-making skills to enhance health. Their mission was to improve development of the field by promoting, preparing and certifying health education specialists.
Students will analyze the influence of family, peers, culture, media, technology, and other factors on health behaviors. The goal of this education is not only to increase your child’s health knowledge and to create positive attitudes toward his own well-being but also to promote healthy behavior.
Demonstrate basic core competencies in health education, which will lead to further education and career advancement. Students should determine what area of the industry they want to work in. This decision helps when it comes time to choose a degree program to enroll in. Each level of education provides a different level of career preparation.