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Beyond the Classroom

The mission of Eta Sigma Gamma (ESG) is to promote the discipline of public health by elevating the standards, ideals, competence, and ethics of professionally prepared men and women in health education.

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The goals of the honorary include:

  • Supporting the planning, implementation, and evaluation of health education programs and resources
  • Stimulating and disseminating scientific research
  • Motivating and providing health education services
  • Recognizing academic achievement
  • Supporting health education advocacy initiatives
  • Promoting professional standards and ethics
  • Promoting networking activities among health educators and related professionals
  • Civic engagement at Coastal Carolina University and in Horry County

Requirements for membership include:

  • Must have completed at least 30 credit hours by the time of induction*
  • Must have 3.0 cumulative GPA at time of induction
  • Must not drop below 2.75 cumulative GPA at any time as an ESG member

*Inductions occur only during fall semester

For additional information, contact:

Michael Dunn, Ph.D.