Community Health student working at the Hy-Vee Health Fair.

Community Health Specialist

A major in Public Health-Community Health Specialist will give you an introduction to the main ideas and theories of the profession while giving you hands-on experience.
  • You will learn skills in community organizing and mobilization, research and grant writing.
  • You learn how to design health communication material such as pamphlets/posters and web-sites.
  • You will work on community service projects.
  • You will work to develop and manage a health promotion campaign for a business or a not-for-profit organization.