Curriculum

Minor in Wellness Coaching Requirements

Students must have a 2.50 cumulative University of Louisville GPA to enroll in a minor. A minimum of 18 credit hours is required to complete a minor at the University of Louisville. To obtain the minor, students must maintain a 2.50 GPA in the minor with a C or better in all minor courses.

The minor in Wellness Coaching contains 12 core credit hours and six credit hours of electives from a list of approved courses. To view individual course descriptions, please view the Wellness Coaching Minor listing from the UofL Academic Catalog.

Course List

Core Courses12 Credits

NURS 201

Introduction to Wellness Coaching

3

NURS 388

Global Health: Disparities and Social Determinants

3

SW 460

Motivation and Change (must have completed 60 + credit hours)

3

NURS 301

Internship in Wellness Coaching

3

Elective Courses6 Credits

ELFH 412

Talent Management (Life & Career Coaching)

3

PSYC 305

Brain and Behavior – Prerequisite: PSYC 201

3

PSYC 306

Lifespan Development Psychology – Prerequisite: PSYC 201

3

PSYC 310

Health and Exercise Psychology – Prerequisite: PSYC 201

3

PSYC 320

Exercise Psychology – Prerequisite: PSYC 201

3

PSYC 325

Health Psychology – Prerequisite: PSYC 201

3

HSS 302

Nutrition in Healthy Living**

3

HSS 394

Introduction to Exercise Science

3

HSS 293

Social and Psychological Dimensions of Exercise

3

PEAC 350

Mediation and Conflict Transformation - Prerequisite: PEAC 325

3

Minimum Total Hours18 Credits

* NURS 492 (Global Public Health) or NURS 657 (Clinical Prevention and Population Health) may be substituted. However, only NURS 388 (Global Health) will fulfill the Cardinal Core requirements of Social Behavior and Diversity 2 (SBD2).

**HSS 303 (Human Nutrition) may be substituted.

Students who have completed both Introduction to Wellness Coaching and Internship in Wellness can enroll in Wellness Coaching Independent Study for up to three credits.