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Certificate in Community Health

The Certificate in Community Health is designed for individuals currently working in community health or other health related fields interested in furthering their knowledge through coursework emphasizing practical application in identifying and addressing health problems within the community.  Through course work, participants will gain a fundamental understanding of the issues and practices contributing to health related diseases as well as issues associated with the development and implementation of positive health programming in the community.

Certificate Program Requirements

HHP 200  Personal Wellness 3 hours
HHP 310  Consumer Health 2 hours
HHP 314  Issues in Health Education 2 hours
HHP 320  Communicable and Emergent Disease 2 hours
NURS 320  Health Care: Ethics  1 hour
NURS 321  Health Care: Legal Aspects 1 hour
NURS 491  Health Care: System Policy and Cost 2 hours 
TOTAL HOURS REQUIRED FOR CERTIFICATE   13 hours 



Contact Information

Jeff Briggs
Fort Hays State University
106 Albertson Hall
600 Park Street
Hays, KS 67601
Phone:  (785) 628-4376
Email: jbriggs@fhsu.edu
Web: HHP