This concentration links the areas of communication and health. It is designed to prepare students to work in careers that use communication approaches to inform and influence personal and community actions that enhance health and promote the quality of life.
Health communication specialist with government agencies, health organizations, businesses
One eight-week internship must be completed in an approved agency or program with a health communication focus. Health science majors may use eight weeks of their 16-week fieldwork experience (HLH 499) to meet this requirement.