The community health program at LSUS will provide you with basic knowledge of health advocacy, program planning, health literacy, epidemiology, exercise science, environmental influences on health, and the aspects of aging. The bachelor’s degree program gives you the opportunity to engage in a physically active lifestyle both inside and outside the classroom.
As a community health major at LSUS, you’ll graduate with an abundance of connections and experiences. You’ll fulfill a required internship or practicum at a health- or exercise-related center. Community health majors have worked at the Shreveport MLK Health Center, the YMCA, the American Red Cross and more.
The Kinesiology, Health and Sport Science Club and the Public Health Student Association at LSUS are two of the 70+ student-run clubs on campus. From community projects to networking events, involvement in these organizations provide opportunities to strengthen your résumé and make connections.
Network for success
The LSUS department of kinesiology and community health has strong connections to the LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport. From exclusive courses to advanced research, this collaboration helps health science majors transition into a wide-range of graduate programs and careers.
Financial Aid for Community Health Majors
More than $12.4 million in scholarship money is given to LSUS students every year. Take some time to explore the types of financial aid you could qualify for.