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Health Communication, B.A., B.S.

Health communication involves highly skilled, educated, technical professionals relaying information to consumers, health care providers, and other stakeholders. Skilled health communication professionals have become central to the success of the health care industry, including its success in maintaining wellness and conquering disease.


7%
National Job Growth by 2025
800
Annual Michigan Job Openings
Internship Opportunities on Grand Rapids' Medical Mile

Source: EMSI, 2020

Program Overview

Health Communication is one of four undergraduate majors offered by Grand Valley's School of Communications. Students take courses in the health communication core and biomedical sciences. The curriculum features a variety of topics and an experiential approach to learning.

Why Study Health Communication at Grand Valley?


Program Details