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Health Communication

Health communication is the study and practice of communicating promotional health information, such as in public health campaigns, health education, and between doctor and patient. The purpose of disseminating health information is to influence personal health choices by improving health literacy.

Because effective health communication must be tailored for the audience and the situation, research into health communication seeks to refine communication strategies to inform people about ways to enhance health or to avoid specific health risks. Academically, health communication is a discipline within communication studies.

Health communication may variously seek to:

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Matching Health Communication Colleges

Northwestern University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $52,239 average out-state tuition; $52,239 average in-state tuition
San Diego State University
Four or more years; Public; $17,622 average out-state tuition; $5,742 average in-state tuition
Boston University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $50,980 average out-state tuition; $50,980 average in-state tuition
George Washington University
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $51,274 average out-state tuition; $51,274 average in-state tuition
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Four or more years; Public; $31,681 average out-state tuition; $14,255 average in-state tuition
North Dakota State University-Main Campus
Four or more years; Public; $19,227 average out-state tuition; $7,201 average in-state tuition
Pacific Union College
Four or more years; Private not for profit; $28,839 average out-state tuition; $28,839 average in-state tuition

Scholarships for Health Communication Majors

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Frank and Gladys E. Buhler Scholarship in Health and Human Performance

Austin Peay State University

Up to $3,300 March 01, 2020 See Details

Frank and Gladys E. Buhler Scholarship in Health and Human Performance

Austin Peay State University

award

Up to $3,300

deadline

March 01, 2020
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Activity Scholar/Service Award - LIU, Brooklyn

Long Island University, Brooklyn

Up to $5,000 Varies See Details

Activity Scholar/Service Award - LIU, Brooklyn

Long Island University, Brooklyn

award

Up to $5,000

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William and Effa McMeans Scholarship

University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

$2,000 Varies See Details

William and Effa McMeans Scholarship

University of Iowa, College of Liberal Arts and Sciences

award

$2,000

deadline

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Sven Peterson Memorial Scholarship - UCSD

University of California, San Diego

$2,000 Varies See Details

Sven Peterson Memorial Scholarship - UCSD

University of California, San Diego

award

$2,000

deadline

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Red Bud Industries Scholarship

Southwestern Illinois College

$2,000 Varies See Details

Red Bud Industries Scholarship

Southwestern Illinois College

award

$2,000

deadline

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Karen Moraghan Scholarship - UCSD

University of California, San Diego

Up to $2,000 Varies See Details

Karen Moraghan Scholarship - UCSD

University of California, San Diego

award

Up to $2,000

deadline

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Jack Hewett Award - Service Tradition of TC3

Tompkins Cortland Community College

Up to $2,000 Varies See Details

Jack Hewett Award - Service Tradition of TC3

Tompkins Cortland Community College

award

Up to $2,000

deadline

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Communication Department Scholarship - Waynesburg College

Waynesburg University

$2,000 Varies See Details

Communication Department Scholarship - Waynesburg College

Waynesburg University

award

$2,000

deadline

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Amelia Lucas Trust Fund Award

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee - College of Letters and Science

$2,000 Varies See Details

Amelia Lucas Trust Fund Award

University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee - College of Letters and Science

award

$2,000

deadline

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Class of 1937 Health Sciences Scholarship-East Stroudsburg University

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

$1,040 Varies See Details

Class of 1937 Health Sciences Scholarship-East Stroudsburg University

East Stroudsburg University of Pennsylvania

award

$1,040

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