Help children in your community stay happy and healthy with the new knowledge you will gain in the School Health Education concentration.
The master’s in health science with a concentration in school health education provides a sound professional education program through a core of required health science courses that prepare you with the knowledge and skills to:
You can tailor the program to meet your personal goals beyond the required courses. Consider skills you will need and future career options when choosing electives, which can help you:
Each student is required by the Office of Graduate Studies to complete and file a Program of Study (PoS) with the program director. A proposed course sequence has been developed that can be used along with faculty advisement when preparing a Program of Study. Students are encouraged to enroll in HLTH 601, HLTH 615, and HLTH 639 as their first courses.
View the admission and degree requirements in the Graduate Catalog. Course offerings may vary from semester to semester and require you to follow an alternate plan other than the suggested course sequence. Additional certification is required to teach health in Maryland. This degree does not certify a student as a health teacher in Maryland or as a supervisor or administrator in a school setting.
View the Department of Health Science Projected Schedule of Graduate Courses (PDF).