Society for Public Health Education (SOPHE)


The SOPHE standards were approved in 2019 for the National Recognition of Health Educator Preparation Programs. SOPHE will start reviewing reports using the 2019 Standards beginning in fall 2021. Programs can start requesting templates (or shells) for the fall 2021 review cycle starting September 15, 2020. The deadlines for submitting the reports for the fall cycle will be September 15, 2021.

Instructions for requesting shells are available here.

For questions on the standards, please contact Susan Goekler at (202.408.9804)

Report Forms Option 1 Program Report Form (2019 Standards)
Instructions Option 1 Instructions (2019 Standards)
 Resources Sample Matrix for Course Assessment 
  Sample Examplars