Director of Community Health
Sarah Flanagan MSW, MPA, LCSW
PH 402.552.6875  TF 800.647.5500 
FlanaganSarah@clarksoncollege.edu

The Certificate in Women’s Health is designed for those interested in studying the historical and current issues related to the growth and development of women. Students learn about psychological, social and behavioral issues along with social, political, cultural and geographical factors influencing women in the U.S. and abroad.

Admission Policies

Enrollment in Clarkson College degree programs is limited through a selective admissions process. Admission policies and procedures are available from: the Enrollment and Advising office, the College website, or in the Academic Policies & Procedures section (AD-1).

Required Courses for Women's Health Certificate

General Education courses

These courses are available at Clarkson College or qualifying courses may transfer. Students with an associate’s degree or higher in a health care related field may have the prerequisites waived after review by the admitting program director.

Courses Semester Hours
EN 101 - English Composition I 3
EN 102 - English Composition II 3
MA 130 - College Algebra 3
ST 310 - Statistics 3
HM 224 - Anatomy and Physiology OR
BI 211 - Human Anatomy - Lecture and Lab AND
BI 213 - Human Physiology - Lecture and Lab
4
4
4
Total Semester Hours 16
Required courses
Courses Semester Hours
CHL 260 - Evolution of Women’s Health 3
CHL 261 - Women’s Health in Contemporary Society 3
CHL 265 - Literary Perspectives of Women’s Health 3
CHL 362 - Global Issues in Women’s Health 3
CHL 364 - Mental Health of Women Throughout the Lifespan 3
CHL 365 - Mammography 1
CHL 366 - Pharmacology in Women's Health 1
CHL 367 - Preventative & Restorative Topics for Women 1
◊ CHL 400 - Community Health Fieldwork (concentration related) OR
EA Core - Ethics, Empathy and Advocacy OR
CHL 244 - Vulnerable Populations
2
3
3

Total Semester Hours: 20-21

Last updated: 06/08/2021