Certificate of Advanced Study in Women's Integrative Health Overview The accredited online Certificate of Advanced Study in Women's Integrative Health provides healthcare professionals with an innovative mind-body-spirit understanding of women’s health.Women's Integrative Health focuses on women’s unique physical, emotional, and psychological health care needs. Students will learn to explore the full female lifecycle spectrum, taking into account a woman's beliefs, intuitions, and preferences for care, allowing practitioners to form a healing partnership that provides patients with the finest possible health care.The program emphasizes the integration of evidence-based Complementary and Integrative Therapies such as phytomedicine, nutrition, mind/body, and energy therapy modalities within the framework of conventional healthcare practice.Program FeaturesCourses are taught by leading women's integrative health practitioners and internationally-recognized experts in complementary and integrative therapiesOffered by Drexel’s top-ranked College of Nursing and Health ProfessionsPioneering program in women's integrative health is the first university program to offer practitioners evidenced-based integrative treatmentCoursework is designed for nurse practitioners, nurses, physician assistants, nutrition scientists and other health care professionalsFor questions please contact:Redian Furxhiu Student Services Manager 267.359.5691 email@example.comState restrictions may apply to some programs. Learn more. Curriculum This program is organized into four 10-week quarters per year (as opposed to the traditional two semester system) which means you can take more courses in a shorter time period. One semester credit is equivalent to 1.5 quarter credits.Required Courses CIT 503Holistic Living For The Caregiver3.0CIT 534Witches, Wise Women and Women Healers3.0CIT 602Women's Integrative Health3.0CIT 658Advanced Women's Integrative Health3.0Total Credits12.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree with a major in a health related field from an accredited university with a GPA of 2.75 or above Required DocumentsWith multiple ways to submit documents, Drexel makes it easy to complete your application. Learn more by visiting our supporting document submission guide.A completed applicationOfficial transcripts from all universities or colleges and other post-secondary educational institutions (including trade schools) attendedPersonal statement (800 to 1,600 words) that will give the admissions committee a better understanding of: Why you are choosing this particular trackHow your current work experience will enhance your experience in this program, andYour plans upon completing the degreeResumeNurses, Physicians Assistants and other health professionals who hold licensure or a certificate must provide a copy of your license, or eligibility for licensure or certificateAdditional requirements for International Students Tuition The tuition rate for the academic year 2016-2017 is $913 per credit. (A 10% discount off Drexel's regular tuition rate of $1014 per credit) This rate applies only to new online students. Students being readmitted to Drexel University must contact applyDUonline@drexel.edu within the first two weeks of the term to request tuition savings for which they qualify. This program is not eligible for Financial Aid. Special tuition rates available for Drexel University Alumni, Military members, and members of our Partner Organizations. Special rates cannot be combined. If you qualify for more than one special rate, you'll be given the one with the largest savings. When receiving special tuition plans with Drexel University Online, you may not combine them with other tuition benefits that may be available from Drexel University. Academic Calendar 2016-2017 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2016 September 19, 2016 December 3, 2016 December 5, 2016 December 10, 2016 Winter 2017 January 9, 2017 March 18, 2017 March 20, 2017 March 25, 2017 Spring 2017 April 3, 2017 June 10, 2017 June 12, 2017 June 16, 2017 Summer 2017 June 26, 2017 September 2, 2017 September 5, 2017 September 9, 2017 2017-2018 Academic Year Term Classes Begin Classes End Exams Begin Exams End Fall 2017 September 25, 2017 December 9, 2017 December 11, 2017 December 16, 2017 Winter 2018 January 8, 2018 March 17, 2018 March 19, 2018 March 24, 2018 Spring 2018 April 2, 2018 June 9, 2018 June 11, 2018 June 15, 2018 Summer 2018 June 25, 2018 September 1, 2018 September 4, 2018 September 8, 2018 Apply today for the Certificate of Advanced Study in Womens Integrative Health Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.