Community Health

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Community Health

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B.S. in Community Health

Community Health works to promote, protect and preserve the health and the social, emotional, cultural, spiritual, psychological, political and economic well being of individuals, communities and the "global village" as a whole. The Community Health major prepares graduates to work with diverse populations, identify health risks facing individuals and communities, develop programs and other strategies to promote health and prevent disease, advocate for health-related legislation and policy, determine the effectiveness of health programs and serve as a source of accurate information about health issues.

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One of the overall goals of the community health field is to be proactive, creating a sense of overall well-being within communities by providing programs that focus on illness and injury prevention.