Certificate in Sexual Health and Wellness Overview The Graduate Certificate in Sexual Health and Wellness prepares you with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes required to provide comprehensive and sensitive sexual health care to patients and their partners. You'll be able to discuss a wide range of patient sexual health issues, promote sexual wellness, diagnose and treat sexual problems, and provide patient education on various sexual health topics. Upon completing the program, you'll be able to:Collaborate with other appropriate health care team members to improve patient sexual healthConduct age-appropriate sexual health screenings, in-depth sexual history interviews, and sexual health counselingDemonstrate an understanding of healthy sexual function, sexual response cycles, sexual orientation, gender identity, and human sexual behaviorDesign individualized, comprehensive, culturally appropriate plans of care to help patients achieve their sexual health goals Develop specific ways to act as an ally to patients who may experience discrimination and marginalization due to their sexual and gender identity, behaviors, or historyProvide age-appropriate, culturally-competent, and comprehensive patient education on a wide variety of sexuality topicsReflect on the importance of sexual wellness as part of the overall health of patients, with a deep understanding of the potential biological, psychological, social, cultural, and religious influencing factorsFor questions, please contact:Jillian Randall Academic Advisor 267.359.5692 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 IPS 534Introduction to Patient Sexuality3.0IPS 535Sexual Function and Dysfunction3.0IPS 536Sexuality Counseling & Interviewing3.0Select one of the following courses: IPS 537Medical Management of Sexual Health and Wellness Across the Continuum3.0IPS 538Foundations of Sexuality Education and Health Promotion3.0Total Credits12.0View Course Descriptions Admissions Criteria A bachelor's degree from a regionally accredited institution Specific clinical/work/volunteer experience is not requiredRequired 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) attendedOne professional letter of recommendationPersonal statement describing your interest in the certificate program and your particular specialty ResumeAdditional 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 Post-Bachelor's Certificate in Sexual Health & Wellness Apply now to begin your application for obtaining a Drexel degree online! or Any problems? Find help or contact us.