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Wellness, Culinary Arts, and Hospitality: Health Education

Health Education

Graduates of the Health Education Concentration will be able to:

  • Analyze issues related to individual and community health
  • Apply concepts of fitness and wellness
  • Advise individuals in modifying lifestyle choices and enhancing healthy behaviors
  • Promote healthy lifestyles related to nutrition, wellness concepts, and physical activity
  • Provide First Aid and CPR

Websites of Interest

Career Information

The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics's Occupational Outlook Handbook contains information on careers in different fields. Each entry includes information on compensations and benefits, working environment, educational requirements and a list of related occupations.

Cultural Competency and Health Literacy

To best serve an individual or community, health care providers and health educators must present health information in ways that take into consideration the language, culture and health literacy of the individual or community. The links listed below provide additional information about cultural competency and health literacy and resources for incorporating these concepts into practice.