Health Education

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Garden City

Teach healthy behaviors in schools as a health educator. Make a difference in children’s lives in this COVID-19 era.

Why Earn Your Minor in Health Education?

The health education minor prepares you for a rewarding career, explaining wellness and inspiring young people so they learn to make healthy choices.

Why Earn Your Minor in Health Education at Adelphi?

Our small classes mean you’ll receive personalized attention as you work closely with dedicated professors at Adelphi, an acknowledged leader in health and well-being.

92%* * Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2019
of our 2019 baccalaureate and master’s graduates were employed or continuing their education within six months of graduation
Adelphi University Career Outcomes Survey: Class of 2019

Program Info

Your health is everything and everything affects your health.  The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention advocates for collaboration among individuals, society and the economy to positively impact health and education.  Students who complete the minor are well positioned for effective collaboration.

Jean Harris, PhD, Associate Professor, College of Education and Health Sciences

Application Requirements

To apply for this program, submit the appropriate application requirements:

Transformative Educational Opportunities

All undergraduate students have the opportunity to apply for the following programs to expand their educational landscape:

  • The Honors College – fostering intellectual perspectives and critical skills
  • Levermore Global Scholars – preparing students to become global thinkers and leaders
  • Study Abroad – providing opportunities to experience another culture and see the world from a new perspective

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