You should minor in health if:
- You want to be an advocate for individual and community wellness.
- You want a career in health education and enhance the overall wellness of individuals or the community.
Earning your minor in health can give you the extra knowledge in a range of fields, from traditional medicine to community and individual health education and political advocacy. Our graduates are clinical and community educators at hospitals, government agencies, and non-profit organizations.
Courses for the health minor are offered online, giving you the flexibility to complete your coursework on your own time. The courses for the health minor focus on wellness, world health issues, stress, exercise, anatomy, and aging.
Health Minor at UL Lafayette
What's Health Like?
Group work and collaboration
Life as a Health Minor
Help Others Live Better
Louisiana faces some of the highest rates of obesity, diabetes, heart disease, and strokes in the country — which means there has never been a greater need for health advocates. Learn from and train alongside leaders at the forefront of health care and education to help improve others’ lives.
All of the classes for the health minor are offered online, so you can complete your coursework on your schedule.
Join Student Organizations
Through Advance: Student Research Experience, all students have the opportunity to get hands-on experience conducting research, developing creative works, and publishing or presenting the results.