The undergraduate certificate program in integrated behavioral health is designed to prepare students to pursue careers in fields within health care in order to facilitate mental and physical health behavior change. The curriculum focuses on theories, evidence-based practice and health care outcomes that support the effective delivery of behavioral health integration in order to achieve the Triple Aim as stated by the Institute for Healthcare Improvement, which includes improved cost of care, improved patient experience of care, and improved population health management.
At A Glance
All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:
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GPA Requirement: 2.00
Students in most majors may pursue a certificate in order to supplement and specialize their education further. A student wishing to pursue the integrated behavioral health certificate should consult their academic advisor to ensure that the appropriate set of courses is taken. They should also consult with the academic advisor to determine if the certificate is appropriate given their identified major.
A student pursuing an undergraduate certificate must be enrolled as a degree-seeking student at ASU. Undergraduate certificates are not awarded prior to the award of an undergraduate degree. A student already holding an undergraduate degree may pursue an undergraduate certificate as a nondegree-seeking graduate student.