Health Education Minor

Minor in health education

Become a specialist in health education by studying the principles of health, wellness, physical fitness, and nutrition, as well as how to address health problems on a community level.

This minor adds a distinctive health focus to majors and career tracks such as teaching, nursing, social work, and public health. You’ll gain the knowledge and skills for promoting healthy lifestyles and preventing disease. And, you'll be able to choose from a list of electives that include marriage and family interaction, human sexuality, stress prevention, women's health, and drug use.

Tap into a high-value, health education, which can easily be applied to your future profession, as well as your personal life.


  • The health education minor is open to all IUPUI students, regardless of major, and can be combined with any associate's or bachelor's degree.
  • In order to enroll in this minor, you must be admitted to IUPUI. If you are not currently admitted to IUPUI, you will need to meet the admission requirements established by IUPUI. For more information, visit

Minor requirements:

  • Complete a minimum of 18 credits in accordance with the specified curriculum.
  • Earn a minimum grade of C in each course.
  • Maintain a minimum 2.0 overall grade point average.


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