Certificate Programs

Prospective and current students are encouraged to explore certificate programs at the School of Public Health and among other colleges at Texas A&M University.  All undergraduate and graduate-level certificates offered by Texas A&M can be found on the Registrar's website.

The graduate certificate program at the School of Public Health offer the following features:

  • All courses must be taken for a letter grade and are at the 600 (graduate) level.
  • Certificate students wishing to pursue a graduate degree at the School of Public Health must formally apply for admission to the graduate degree program through either the SOPHAS or HAMPCAS application portals.
  • The certificate program is not included in the Gainful Employment Federal Financial Aid Program


Health Coaching Certificate 

Health Coaches are a new and vital part of our evolving health care system.  They work independently or with primary care providers and employers to help clients, patients and employees achieve health care goals. Becoming a health coach can give you an advantage in the public health field. 

Students will need to complete all courses with a grade of B or higher. This program can be completed online or at our College Station campus. NOTE: this program has a limited number of seats available. Submitting an application is not a guarantee that you will be selected. 

For further questions, contact Mary Pipkin at pipkin@tamhsc.edu or 979-436-9366. 


Entering Semester

Application Deadline

Orientation Day

First Class Day

Fall 2018



Aug. 27, 2018


  • Applicants must hold a bachelor's degree from an accredited college or university with a minimum GPA of 2.5. Current graduate students at the School of Public Health must hold a 3.0 cumulative GPA .
  • International applicants must contact the Office of Student Affairs regarding eligibility requirements, including English Language Proficiency. 

Application and Requirements

Application requirements are currently under review. Please check this website at a later time as to when the new application will be available.