Begin your studies in health education
Health educators teach people about behaviors that promote lifelong wellness. They develop and implement strategies to improve the health of individuals and communities. Studying health education can lead to a career as a wellness coordinator/consultant, health coordinator/advocate, patient educator or secondary education teacher.
The Health Education Program at Harper College provides students an opportunity to complete transfer-ready coursework in health education.
Start at Harper. Finish at a four-year university.
The Associate in Arts (AA) degree prepares you to transfer to a four-year college or university to complete a bachelor's degree in health education. Speak with your advisor about the best courses to take to meet your academic goals.
Harper also offers institution-specific transfer information to help prepare you to transition to a four-year university. To learn more, visit our Transfer Information page or see your advisor.
- Career Information (Bureau of Labor Statistics)
- Catalog Course Descriptions
- Health Education Career Outlook
- Kinesiology Program
- Personal Training Certificate
- Public Health Program
- Roy G. Kearns Memorial Scholarship
- Job Placement Resource Center
For more information about starting your college education at Harper, please contact Admissions Outreach at 847.925.6700 or fill out our request information form.