Lifestyle Medicine (Graduate Certificate)


The Lifestyle Medicine Graduate Certificate consists of 15 credit hours and can be completed fully online. Each class is eight weeks long.

  • Writing for Graduate Students
  • Advanced Lifestyle Medicine
  • Health Behavior Modification
  • Nutrition for Chronic Disease
  • Exercise for Chronic Disease
  • Advanced Health and Wellness Coaching

Click here to view the course catalog and program goals.

Admissions Requirements

Admission Requirements

  • Completed application & $50 application fee
  • Current resume
  • Statement of purpose (2-3 pages, double spaced) outlining reasons for applying for admission, the intended goals and personal philosophy on health and wellness coaching
  • Official transcripts from all educational institutions attended
  • Three letters of recommendation
  • Proof of regular access to the technology needed to take online courses
  • Proof of completion of a health-related degree, credentialing or health-related coursework

International Students
All applicants from countries in which English is not the primary language must demonstrate proficiency in the English language by submitting a minimum TOEFL score of 90 iBT.

Creighton University reserves the right to request GRE scores or a personal interview.

Tuition & Scholarships

Financial aid
To help make your graduate studies at Creighton University more affordable, we encourage you to apply for financial assistance. Here’s how to apply:

For questions about financial aid, contact:

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Tuition and fees for all programs

Important Dates & Deadlines

Program Start Dates
August & January

Application Deadlines
If you plan to start in August, you must submit a complete application and all supporting materials by August 1.

If you plan to start in January, you must submit a complete application and all supporting materials by December 1.

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