Public Health

Health or nutrition education, health care administration and public health. Interested in these career opportunities? These are just the beginning... and COCC's associate of arts, Health Promotion emphasis, can get you there. Designed to transfer to Oregon public universities, as well as several out-of-state universities, the Health Promotion emphasis provides the foundation courses for those students wishing to pursue a bachelors degree in public health, nutrition and related fields. View suggested courses for the Associate of Arts, Health Promotion emphasis.

HEALTH MODULES - Health Modules are mini-courses designed to introduce a topic within the health and exercise sciencefields.

Health Promotion course offerings provide an in-depth view oftopics within the health field. Examples of these coursesinclude:
  • Basic Life Support (CPR)
  • Cardiac Risk Factor
  • Chronic Disease Prevention
  • Contemporary Health Issues
  • Environmental Health
  • First Aid
  • Fitness/First Aid
  • Foods & Nutrition
  • Epidemiology
  • Health and Fitness for life
  • Health Issues of Aging
  • Holistic Wellness
  • Human Sexuality
  • Nutrition for Wellness
  • Stress Management
  • Sustainabile Nutrition
  • Weight Control
  • Women's Health Issues