Before You Apply

Interested in Integrative Therapies and Healing Practices Health Coaching Track?

Please contact Christina Owen at csh-academics@umn.edu with any questions you might have! It is important to us that your program be a good fit for you.

Application Deadline

  • February 1, 2019 is the deadline for priority consideration.
  • March 15, 2019 is the final deadline for Fall semester admission. Late applications will not be considered.

Do I Meet the Requirements?

The graduate faculty have established admission standards for the Post-Baccalaureate Certificate Program in Integrative Therapies and Healing Practices Health Coaching Track.

They include the following:

  • A bachelor’s degree in a health-related field (MD, ND, RN, PA, OT, RD, DPT, DC, LICSW, MSW, LADC, LCT) from an accredited U.S. institution or a foreign equivalent.
  • A minimum degree GPA of 3.0 (based on a 4.0 scale).
  • Non-English speaking students will need a TOEFL score of 550 printed test (213 for the computer-based version)

What do I need for the application?

You will be asked to submit the following information with you application:

  1. Official/unofficial transcripts from all post-secondary institutions (Unofficial copies are required at the time of application, but official copies will be required at the time of acceptance).
  2. Curriculum Vitae or resume.
  3. Two Professional or Academic Letters of Recommendation.
  4. Three to five page Personal Statement.
  5. Application Fee ($75 U.S. Permanent Resident - $95 International).