The wellness foundations minor is offered to any ASU student interested in learning about optimizing personal health and wellness. Students develop a greater understanding of the behavioral, social, cultural and environmental factors that impact personal wellness behaviors and the better personal lifestyle choices that may enhance individual well-being.
All students are required to meet general university admission requirements:
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ASU has many financial aid options. Almost everyone, regardless of income, can qualify for some form of financial aid. In fact, more than 70 percent of all ASU students receive some form of financial assistance every year.
GPA Requirement: 2.00
Incompatible Majors: BS in exercise and wellness; BS in health sciences; BS in the science of health care delivery; BS in health sciences (healthy lifestyles coaching)
Other Enrollment Requirements: None
Current ASU undergraduate students may pursue a minor and have it recognized on their ASU transcript at graduation. Students interested in pursuing a minor should consult their academic advisor to declare the minor and to ensure that an appropriate set of courses is taken. Minor requirements appear on the degree audit once the minor is added. Certain major and minor combinations may be deemed inappropriate by the college or department of either the major program or the minor. Courses taken for the minor may not count toward both the major and the minor. Students should contact their academic advisor for more information.
This course of study does not prepare students to pursue national certifications for professional practice in fields of study related to health, health coaching, fitness or wellness, but does allow the student to have a greater understanding and appreciation of how they can take control of their personal well-being and lead a healthier lifestyle.