A student can pursue a Biology major and a Community and Public Health minor with a focus in Epidemiology. The student is eligible to take the national Certified Health Education Specialist examination (C.H.E.S.) and is able to pursue a Masters of Science (M.S.) in Epidemiology or a Masters of Public Health (M.P.H.).
Consists of a major in Biology and a minor in Community Health Education as follows:
A student who is interested in pursuing the National Certified Health Education Specialist (C.H.E.S.) Examination must take the required courses in the Community and Public Health Promotion minor (21 hours) and two additional courses from the list below for a total of 25+ semester hours for eligibility.