Graduate Certificate in Applied Health Behavior Research

The Graduate Certificate in Applied Health Behavior Research is a 15-credit program featuring a curriculum that is focused on key applied and theoretical concepts in health behavior as well as on the processes needed for managing program development and evaluation activities in clinical and community settings.

Program Requirements

The graduate certificate can be pursued on a full- or part-time basis. Registration is open to anyone with a four-year undergraduate degree from an accredited university or college in an appropriate field of study. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis, and students may pursue course work at their own pace.

Required Core Courses for the Graduate Certificate

AHBR 508Project Management in Clinical and Community Settings3
AHBR 514Health Behavior Theory3
AHBR 536Health Education: Methods, Planning, and Evaluation3
AHBR 582Evaluation of Health Services Programs3

Visit the Applied Health Behavior Research graduate certificate webpage to view concentration-specific required courses and elective options.


To be considered for admission, applicants must submit the following:

Please visit the application section of the Applied Health Behavior Research home page or email the program manager for additional information.

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