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Community Health

Advance your career with a degree in Community Health- implement outreach strategies and make community assessments to bridge the communication gap between healthcare and your community.

Why Community Health at The American Women’s College?

In this program, students explore and develop strategies to promote/improve the health of individuals and communities with a community health degree. They learn to identify culturally appropriate health education, information, and outreach in community-based settings, such as homes, schools, clinics, shelters, local businesses, and community centers.

The Community Health major provides skills to facilitate access to the healthcare service, collect data and/or provide direct services. Develop strategies and skills to advocate and educate individual’s and community members about behaviors that promote wellness. Identify and explore health concerns and issues with members of specific populations or communities.