Academic Program Proposal

Date
Proposal
Activated
Institution
and
Proposal
Degree
Awarded
Academic
Program
Name
Objections
Received
Decision
Deadline
MHEC Final
Action
Final
Decision
Date
10/7/2016University of Maryland Baltimore
Proposal
P.B.C.Integrative Health and Wellness12/6/2016Approved2/22/2017
Integrative Health and Wellness Program Description
The Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (P.B.C.) in Integrative Health and Wellness will prepare students from diverse professional backgrounds for a career in the health sciences. It educates leaders in health care delivery and social services to improve the health, social functioning and treatment of the people it serves.  The new certificate program is designed for students with related, work experience in healthcare, governmental, private, and non-for-profit organizations. The proposed certificate programs emphasize concept, practices and skills that professionals need to be effective in a wide range of organizations. This certificate includes courses in Introduction to Integrative Health and Biological and Body-Based Interventions, Clinical Application of Integrative Health and Wellness, Integrative Health and Wellness Coaching and Advanced Skills in Integrative Mind-Body Interventions.