Community Health Worker - Certificate
Important information about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attend this program can be found on the following https://dacc.nmsu.edu/gainfulemployment/.
Note: The Community Health Worker Certificate may be obtained entirely online.
Community Health Worker Certificate (16 credits)
|NOTE: All of the acquired coursework is accepted for full credit towards Associate of Public Health at DACC. 1|
|CHSS 101||Overview of Health and Community Services||3|
|CHSS 299||Service Learning Experience in Human and Community Services 2||4|
|PHLS 275||Foundations of Health Education||3|
|PHLS 150G||Personal Health and Wellness||3|
|COMM 265G||Principles of Human Communication||3|
All courses are available online or on-campus on an annual basis.
CHSS 299 is a variable credit, service-learning course. For the CHW certificate, students need 4 credits, or 120 hours of community-based service-learning to complete the certificate.