Are you interested in public health, health promotion, and wellness?

To be eligible for the CHES examination, a student must have 25 credit hours in coursework related to health education, promotion, and wellness.

(Health Science, Public Health, Nutrition and Exercise Physiology, and Nursing students may become eligible)

Employment Opportunities

Work in a variety of settings, including: hospitals health departments, universities, public schools, and corporations

Titles and positions held by Certified Health Specialists include: Health Educator Wellness Coordinator, Assistant Director, Student Wellness Center Prevention & Community Outreach Specialist