2022-23 University Bulletin 
    Jun 12, 2024  
2022-23 University Bulletin [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Community Health Promotion Advanced Certificate

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NY State Program Code: 77747
HEGIS Code: 0837.00
CIP Code: 51.2208 

(19–28 credits)
Estimated time of completion: 2 years

Kristie Lynch, Program Director
Woodruff Hall, Room 170
p – (516) 877-4273
f – (516) 877-4258
e – klynch@adelphi.edu

This advanced certificate program is designed to give students who have already attained a master’s degree in health studies or related fields the opportunity to specialize in community health promotion.

Admissions Requirements

Completion of a master’s degree in health promotion/education or related field.


(12 credits)

Any HED or PED courses pertinent to the area of community health promotion and/or education upon adviser’s approval.


  • The number of credits required in the certificate program is 28; however, a student may be exempted from up to 9 credits, depending on previous graduate experience.
  • Certain courses may be waived at the department’s discretion and replaced by electives approved by the department.
  • Before starting the program, students may be able to transfer up to 6 credits of non-Adelphi graduate level coures and up to 9 credits of Adelphi graduate level courses to the program upon adviser’s approval, not to exceed 9 total credits transferred.

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