Community & School Health
School nurses, social workers, counselors, psychologists, and others in the healthcare field can further their careers with a master's in Community & School Health. If you are a professional interested in building on your skills to work in administration, management and planning, consider this degree.
The fully online Science program is designed for professionals with a bachelor’s degree and the appropriate science and health background. Focusing on health policy and program planning, this program will prepare you with extensive knowledge of health education, health services, health promotion, and family and community involvement.
The program combines community outreach with health information – so you will gain a foundation of skills to share your knowledge with others. By graduation, you will be ready to participate in policy development, health reform and planning – within the workplace, as well as healthcare systems at the community, state or national level. The master's in Science in Community & School Health online program can be started when it is best for you – fall, spring or summer.
Professors include tenured Canisius full-time faculty along with part-time instructors who are experts in their field, holding a combination of advanced degrees and industry experience.