University of Wisconsin – La Crosse

The University of Wisconsin-La Crosse offers the only Bachelor of Science in Community Health Education in the UW-System. The professional preparation programs are guided by selected public health competencies of the Council on Linkages Between Academia and Public Health Practice, and the entry-level and advanced 1-level health education competencies of the Competencies Update Project.

Major emphasis is placed on the preparation of practitioners through realistic, forward-thinking class project activities, research and mentor-based internships. Distance education technology is employed for some of the coursework delivery.