Below are frequently asked questions by applicants to the Certificate in Integrative Therapies & Healing Practices - Health Coaching Track. If you have questions regarding admission to the program, many answers are provided below.
Frequently Asked Questions
What is the admissions process for the Health Coaching Program?
All applicants are required to complete the University of Minnesota’s Graduate Online Application. We require the following information: transcripts, resume, English language proficiency exam (if required for international applicants), personal statement, resume, and letters of recommendation.
What are the prerequisites for admission to the health coaching program?
What is the application deadline for the Health Coaching Program?
We only offer admission during the fall semester. The priority application deadline is February 1 (application materials must be received to be considered). The final deadline is March 15.
Do I have to take the GRE or GMAT?
No, the GRE or GMAT is not required and scores will not be taken into consideration when reviewing applications.
How long does the program take to complete?
2 years (part-time)
When will I be notified of admission?
Students will be notified via email within 4-6 weeks after the application deadline.
Can I take courses as a non-degree seeking student and apply them to the program later?
Do you offer information sessions?
My prerequisite courses won't be completed by the applicatin deadline, can I still apply?
Yes, prerequisite coursework is not required for the Certificate Track. Coursework may be recommended and is dependent on previous coursework and experience.