Health and Wellness Minor

*Not a baccalaureate degree program

The Health and Wellness minor is an interdisciplinary program that gives students a foundation in the concepts of health promotion and wellness education. Courses in the minor are offered through the departments of Community Health and Health Behavior, Exercise and Nutrition Sciences, Psychology, Counseling and Educational Psychology, and Wellness Education Services. The program will examine theories and research related to health promotion. The Health and Wellness minor includes courses related to prevention, health maintenance and health education, within the context of health and wellness promotion for diverse populations. A variety of issues will be addressed, including obesity, tobacco use, sexual health, violence prevention, alcohol use, exercise and nutrition. The minor requires a practicum experience to provide an opportunity for application of knowledge.

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