2020 Most Affordable Online Master's in Health Education

2020 Most Affordable Health Education Masters Degrees Badge

These schools represent the least expensive options for obtaining an online master's degree in health education. In first place, Framingham State University is the most affordable school, with a tuition rate of $4,420 per year. University of the Cumberlands, ranked #2, has an annual tuition rate of $4,725 for their Master of Arts in Education - Teacher Leader: Health & Physical Education. Classes for this program include Coaching and Fitness Leadership, Exercise Physiology, Exercise Testing and Prescription, Foundations of Physical Activity in Health Promotion, Health and Fitness Psychology, and Health Promotion through Physical Activity.

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Rank School Annual Tuition
# 1 #1 $4,420
# 2 #2 $4,725
# 3 #3 $4,981
# 4 #4 $5,525
# 5 #5 $5,593
# 6 #6 $5,670
# 7 #7 $6,300
# 8 #8 $6,393
# 9 #9 $6,411
# 10 #10 $7,020
# 11 #11 $8,250
# 12 #12 $8,955
# 13 #13 $9,000
# 14 #14 $9,015
# 15 #15 $9,750
# 16 #16 $10,125
# 17 #17 $10,170
# 18 #18 $10,260
# 19 #19 $10,432
# 20 #20 $10,455
# 21 #21 $10,680
# 22 #22 $13,090
# 23 #23 $13,736
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  • Annual Tuition: $4,420
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: NECHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,628
  • Example Classes: Contemporary Nutrition Issues for Educators; Learning and Human Development; Nutrition Education Programs and Curricula I: Design; Public Health Nutrition; Research Methods in Nutrition; Technology in Nutrition Education

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Education in Nutrition Education
  • Master of Education in Nutrition Education - Nutrition Education Specialist
  • Master of Education in Nutrition Education - School Nutrition Specialist
  • Annual Tuition: $4,725
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 10,210
  • Example Classes: Coaching and Fitness Leadership; Exercise Physiology; Exercise Testing and Prescription; Foundations of Physical Activity in Health Promotion; Health and Fitness Psychology; Health Promotion through Physical Activity

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Education - Teacher Leader: Health & Physical Education
  • Master of Arts in Teaching - All Grades (P-12) Art, Health, Music, Physical Education
  • Master of Science in Health and Human Performance - Health and Fitness Promotion
  • Annual Tuition: $4,981
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 2,511
  • Example Classes: Assessment and Applications in Physical Education; Curriculum Development in Physical Education; Human Kinetics; Interdisciplinary Physical Education; Physical Education for Exceptional Learners; Physical Education Pedagogy

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Teaching in Education with a Concentration in Health and Physical Education
  • Master of Education in Health and Physical Education
  • Annual Tuition: $5,525
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,203
  • Example Classes: Grantsmanship; Improving Instruction through Systematic Observation; Issues in Education; Qualitative and Quantitative Analysis; Sports and Exercise Nutrition; Strategies and Interventions for Health Behavior Change

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.S.Ed.: Health & Physical Education
  • Annual Tuition: $5,593
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 2,602
  • Example Classes: Community Organization in Public Health; Environmental Public Health Issues; Evaluative Approaches in Public Health; Health Program Planning; Research and Resources in Community Health; Techniques of Health Communication/Education

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Public Health: Health Behavior and Health Promotion
  • Annual Tuition: $5,670
  • School Type: For-Profit
  • School Accreditation: DEAC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 5,859
  • Example Classes: Applied Biostatistics; Concepts of Environmental Health; Concepts of Epidemiology; Foundations and Methods in Community Health; Health Program Planning, Implementation, and Assessment; Issues and Trends in Community Health

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Public Health-Community Health Education
  • Annual Tuition: $6,300
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 5,362
  • Example Classes: Environmental Health; Epidemiology; Health Behavior; Organization and Implementation of Health Education and Health Promotion Programs; Sexuality Education: Theory and Practice; Women and Health Promotion

Online Master's Degrees

  • MA in Health Studies - Health Promotion
  • Annual Tuition: $6,393
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 2,227
  • Example Classes: Advanced Critical Issues in Health; Curriculum Development in Health Education; Exercise Metabolism; Legal Issues in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation; Teaching Health and Physical Education Online; Wellness Concepts and Prevention Strategies

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (Non-Thesis)
  • Master of Science in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation (Thesis)
  • Annual Tuition: $6,411
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,882
  • Example Classes: Behavior Change Foundations and Strategies; Disease and Prevention in Public Health; Emotional Health and Stress; Exercise is Medicine; Nutrition is Medicine; Principles of Wellness Coaching

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Wellness Coaching and Disease Prevention
  • Annual Tuition: $7,020
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,223
  • Example Classes: Characteristics of Learners with Autism Spectrum Disorder; Characteristics of Young Children with Disabilities; Curriculum Development; Individuals with Exceptionalities; Strategic Development; Teaching Strategies

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Education - School Health (Coursework)
  • MS in Education - School Health (Thesis)
  • MSN - Education
  • Annual Tuition: $8,250
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 16,727
  • Example Classes: Community Injury Prevention and Control; Health Communications; Health Promotion Programs for Priority Populations; Human Sexuality Education; Theories of Health Behavior & Practice; Writing for Professional Publications

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS in Health Education and Behavior
  • Annual Tuition: $8,955
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 712
  • Example Classes: Advocacy and Leadership in Health Education; Determinants of Disease; Health Education Evaluation; Media Literacy and Analysis; Public Health Measurements Statistics; Scientific Foundations of Health Education

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Health Education
  • Annual Tuition: $9,000
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: WASC WSCUC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,163
  • Example Classes: Aging and Health Education; Health Education Program Administration; Health Issues during Emergency and Disaster Situations; Legal and Ethical Issues in Public Health; Mental Health and Society; Occupational Health and Safety

Online Master's Degrees

  • MS - Health Sciences: Health Education
  • Annual Tuition: $9,015
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 3,328
  • Example Classes: Advanced Topics in Lifecycle Nutrition; Nutrigenomics; Nutrition Counseling; Nutrition in Disease Prevention and Wellness; Nutritional Health Advocacy and Policy; Obesity and Eating Disorders

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Nutrition - Nutrition Education and Counseling
  • Annual Tuition: $9,750
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 9,944
  • Example Classes: Contemporary Health Issues & Research; Environmental and Occupational Health; Multi Cultural Health Beliefs; Public Health Communication; Public Health Research & Evaluation; Sociocultural & Behavioral Aspects of Public Health

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Public Health - Health Promotion
  • Annual Tuition: $10,125
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 509
  • Example Classes: Curriculum Development for Health Programs; Designing Instruction for Health Programs; Diversity in Healthcare; Ethical Issues in Practice; Health Professionals as Educators; Strategies in Health Policy

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Health Science in Health Education
  • Annual Tuition: $10,170
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 1,230
  • Example Classes: Assessment and Evaluation in Health Education; Communication in Health Education; Environmental Health; Epidemiological Methods; Health Behavior Theory; Healthcare in America

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Education in Alternate Health Ed/Certified Teachers
  • Master of Science in Education: Community Health Education
  • Master of Science in Education: School Health Education (Pre K-12)
  • Annual Tuition: $10,260
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 800
  • Example Classes: Applied Exercise Physiology; Epidemiology; Interpretation of Data; Managing Wellness Programs; Research Methods in Health and Wellness

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Arts in Wellness Promotion (One-Year)
  • Master of Arts in Wellness Promotion (Two-Year)
  • Annual Tuition: $10,432
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 7,359
  • Example Classes: Epidemiology; Health program design and management; Perspectives in global health; Principles of public health; Public health research methods

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Public Health in Health Promotion & Policy
  • Annual Tuition: $10,455
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 4,225
  • Example Classes: Event Planning for Health Promotion Programs; Health and Lifestyle Counseling; Health Intervention Theories & Application; Leading and Managing Health Promotion Programs; Lifestyle Wellness & Disease Prevention

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Science in Health Studies - Health Promotion
  • Annual Tuition: $10,680
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 8,087
  • Example Classes: Administration of Health Education/Promotion Programs; Advanced Issues of Disease Prevention in Health Education/Promotion; Health Behavior and Health Education; Intervention Strategies for Health Education/Promotion; Introduction to Educational Research Design; Statistical Methods and Research in Education

Online Master's Degrees

  • M.A.Ed. in Community Health
  • Annual Tuition: $13,090
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 4,804
  • Example Classes: Cultural Issues in Health Promotion and Education; Health Disparities and Social Justice; Policy & Politics in Public Health; Principles of Environmental Health Science; Social Marketing for Health Populations; Statistical Reasoning for Public Health

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Public Health - Health Behavior & Health Promotion
  • Annual Tuition: $13,736
  • School Type: Non-Profit
  • School Accreditation: SACS COC
  • Total Graduate Enrollment: 8,062
  • Example Classes: Community Health Development; Evaluation of Health Promotion Programs; Health Promotion Research Methods; Public Health Systems, Policy, and Leadership; Qualitative Methods for Public Health Practice; Transforming Health Care for the Future

Online Master's Degrees

  • Master of Public Health in Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior - Professional