Community and public health

Major: Kinesiology and health with the community/public health option

Are you interested in ... ?

  • Learning about the human body and how lifestyle choices can maintain health
  • Working one-on-one with individuals to improve their health and overall well-being
  • Educating communities through programs that promote healthy lifestyles

The Kinesiology and Health Bachelor's Degree with the community/public health option prepares you to work in settings including:

  • Local, state, and federal government agencies such as the national Center for Disease Control, the Iowa Department of Public Health, and county health agencies.
  • Private organizations such as American Red Cross, the American Cancer Society, March of Dimes, and the American Lung Association.
  • Hospital outreach programs that promote community health programs.

Is community/public health right for you?

Find out more about the Kinesiology and Health Bachelor's Degree.