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Health Promotion

Bachelor of Science (B.S.)

College: College of Education & Behavioral Science

Department: Health, Education and Sport Sciences


The purpose of the Health Promotion program is to prepare health educators with the skills and competencies necessary to assess, plan, implement and evaluate effective health-related programs. With such skills, graduates can contribute to improving the health of individuals and communities in Arkansas and beyond.

Career Opportunities & Salary

According to the 2014-2015 edition of the Occupational Outlook Handbook, the 2012 median salary of a health educator/community health worker was $41,830. Community health worker salaries vary depending on local economies, wage scales and demand.  In major metropolitan areas, recommended starting annual salaries range from $35,000 to $42,000.

Admission Process

This program is open to all students accepted by Arkansas State University.