Community Health (minor)

Students interested in obtaining health degeres online, Community Healththis minor is available those pursuing any major who are interested in a variety of health issues.


An undergraduate minor in community health can be obtained by the completion of 12 credit hours of CHP courses. CHP 450 and 415 are strongly suggested to be included. To complete the minor, you must have a minimum grade point average of 2.00 in all courses taken toward the minor.

Please see the department's web page for a current list of courses to choose from.

Learning Environment

Courses are offered in these technologies:

Online Asynchronous: Access course materials online from any location. These courses require little to no synchronous (same-time) scheduled class meetings, but assignments and exams are scheduled by the instructor. All courses follow ODU's regular academic calendar.

Online synchronous: Access course material online from any location and participate in live, regularly scheduled online class meetings.

Admission Information

This minor can only be completed as part of an undergraduate degree from ODU. You will need to be accepted into ODU as an undergraduate degree-seeking student.

All ODU undergraduate distance learning programs are degree completion / transfer programs. 

Calculating Cost

Undergraduate Distance Learning Tuition Classification Cost per credit hour
Virginia residents (with Virginia domicile) $316
Students living outside of Virginia $345
* In Virginia but without Virginia domicile $874

Rates are effective Fall 2015 and subject to change. Please visit ODU's main Admission & Financial Aid web site for complete tuition details.

For questions about domicile or “in-state” status as it applies to tuition rates, please click here.