Health Education Minor

We offer a minor in Health Education that prepares you to teach health in middle school and high school.

This minor is available to secondary and middle level teaching majors as a subsequent endorsement on an initial license.

Visit the current undergraduate catalog for the requirements.

Our program also prepares eligible students to sit for the Certified Health Education Specialist exam.

At the graduate level, we offer the following:

  • Certificate of graduate study in Health Education
  • High school subsequent endorsement in Health Education
  • Middle school subsequent endorsement in Health Education

If you’re interested in this minor or these endorsements, contact teacher licensure coordinator and health education adviser Andrea A. Hein at 815-753-5653 or ahein@niu.edu.

Contact Us

School of Health Studies
Wirtz Hall 209
DeKalb, IL 60115
815-753-1384
shs@niu.edu