Holistic Health Major

Description: A program that focuses on the interconnectedness of physical, psychological, social, spiritual, and environmental well-being, and that integrates aspects of Eastern and Western medicine to promote, maintain, and optimize wellness. Includes instruction in anatomy and physiology, alternative diagnostic and healing methods, traditional Chinese and Ayurvedic medicine, homeopathic and naturopathic medicine, Western herbal medicine, biofeedback, stress management, nutrition, toxicity and detoxification, environmental medicine, and mind-body medicine. Is Holistic Health the right major for you?
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Holistic Health Major

What Courses Do Holistic Health Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Holistic Health majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biostatistics
  • Environmental Health
  • Epidemiology
  • Meditation
  • Psychophysiology
  • Public Health Policy
  • Self Regulation
  • Stress Reduction
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