This minor prepares the student for health education teaching positions in schools. It also can serve as a foundation for further academic work in school health services and instruction, and in maintenance of a healthful school environment. The minor is designed to meet the minimum standards of the State of Illinois for health educators. and individuals may be eligible to take the Certified Health Education Specialist (CHES) Exam.
Medical laboratory sciences, nutrition, dietetics, and wellness, and public health majors are eligible to complete this minor.
Check departmental information for any additional requirements.