Educational Training Programs


This directory is an ongoing project by ACLM Professionals in Training Task Force.

It provides a list of academic programs with curricular content relevant to Lifestyle Medicine. It is neither a comprehensive listing nor a formal endorsement by ACLM.

If you are a current student or graduate of the programs we welcome your feedback and encourage you to become a member of ACLM's
Professionals in Training Task Force group by visiting their Facebook Page.

Also, if you know of an accredited program that should be added to this list, 
please contact us.

We wish you success and fulfillment along your journey into Lifestyle Medicine.


Certificate Programs                    Type of Program

California  Loma Linda University
(School of Public Health)
Lifestyle Intervention
Washington DC
 George Washington University
(School of Public Health & Health Services)
Community Oriented Primary Care;
Physical Activity in Public Health;
Health Promotion
Maryland  Johns Hopkins Bloomberg
(School of Public Health)
Health Education;
Community Based Public Health
Nebraska
 University of Nebraska Medical Center
(College of Public Health)
Community Oriented Primary Care

Bachelors Programs                     Type of Program
 California University of Southern California  Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Studies(BS);
Minor: Nutrition and Health Promotion
 Florida University of South Florida
(College of Public Health)
 Public Health & Public Health Education (BS/MPH)
 Georgia University of Georgia  Health Promotion (BSHP)
 Maryland University of Maryland
 Kinesiology (BA)
Michigan Andrews University Health and Fitness (BS):
Minor: Fitness Education;
Nutrition & Wellness
 New York
SUNY Buffalo
(School of Public Health and Health Professions)
 Minor: Health and Wellness
 South Carolina
University of South Carolina
(Arnold School of Public Health)
Majors: Public Health;
Exercise Science. Minor:
Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior

Masters Programs                     Type of Program
 Arizona University of Arizona College of Public Health  Health Behavior and Health Promotion (MPH)
 Arkansas University of Arkansas Medical Sciences Health Behavior and Health Education (MPH)
California UC - Berkeley
(School of Public Health)
Health and Social Behavior (MPH);
Public Health Nutrition (MPH)
  Loma Linda University
(School of Public Health)
Health Education (MPH +online);
Lifestyle Medicine (MPH)
Nutrition (MS, MPH);
Physician Assistant (MPA)
  University of Southern California
Health Education and Health Promotion (MPH)
 Colorado Colorado School of Public Health Community and Behavioral Health (MPH);
Community Health Education (MPH);
Physical Activity and Healthy Lifestyles (MPH);
Public Health Nutrition (MPH)
 D.C. George Washington University (School of Public Health & Health Services) Exercise Science (MS)
Community Oriented Primary Care (MPH);
Health Promotion (MPH);
Physical Activity in Public Health (MPH)
 Florida University of Central Florida  Clinical and Lifestyle Sciences Track (MS)
  University of South Florida (College of Public Health)  Public Health & Public Health Education (BS/MPH)
 Georgia Emory
(School of Public Health)
Behavioral Sciences and Health Education (MPH);
Public Nutrition (MSPH)
  University of Georgia
(College of Public Health)
 Health Promotion and Behavior (MPH)
 Iowa University of Iowa
(College of Public Health)
Community and Behavioral Health (MS,);
Community and Behavioral Health (MPH)
 Louisiana Tulane University
(School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine)
Community Health Sciences (MPH);
Health Education and Communication (MPH); Nutrition (MPH)
 Maryland University of Maryland
 Kinesiology (MA)
 Massachusetts Harvard University
(School of Public Health)
 Health and Social Behavior (MPH)
  Umass Amherst
(School of Public Health and Health Sciences)
Community Health Education (MS, MPH)
 Michigan Andrews University  Nutrition and Wellness (MS)
  University of Michigan
(School of Public Health)
 Human Nutrition (MS, MPH)
 Minnesota University of Minnesota
(School of Public Health)
Public Health Nutrition (MPH);
Community Health Edcuation (MPH)
 Nebraska University of Nebraska Medical Center
(College of Public Health)
Community Health Edcuation (MPH);
Community Oriented Primary Care (MPH)
 New Jersey University of Medicine & Dentistry of New Jersey
(UMDNJ - School of Public Health)
 Health Education & Behavior Science (MPH)
 New York SUNY Buffalo
(School of Public Health and Health Professions)
 Community Health and Health Behavior (MPH)
 Ohio Ohio State University (College of Public Health)  Health Behavior and Health Promotion (MPH)
 Oklahoma University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center
(College of Public Health)
 Health Promotion Sciences (MPH)
 S. Carolina University of South Carolina  (Arnold School of Public Health) Exercise Science (MS);
Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior (MPH; MSPH; MSW/MPH);
Physical Activity and Public Health (MPH)
 Texas University of North Texas Health Science Center School of Public Health  Community Health (MPH)
   University of Texas School of Public Health Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences (MPH)
 Washington  University of Washington (School of Public Health)  Public Health Nutrition (MPH)

Doctoral Programs                     Type of Program
 California Loma Linda University
(School of Public Health)
Preventive Care (DrPH);
Health Education (DrPH);
Nutrition (DrPH);
Preventive Care & Clinical Psychology (DrPH/PsyD)
  University of Southern California
Preventive Medicine (DrPH)
 Colorado Colorado School of Public Health Community and Behavioral Health (DrPH)
 D.C. George Washington University
(School of Public Health
& Health Services)
Health Behavior (DrPH)
 Florida University of South Florida
(College of Public Health)
Community and Family Health (PhD, DrPH)
 Georgia Emory (School of Public Health) Behavioral Sciences and Health Education (PhD);
Nutrition and Health Sciences (PhD)
  University of Georgia
(College of Public Health)
Health Promotion and Behavior (PhD, DrPH)
 Iowa University of Iowa
(College of Public Health)
Community and Behavioral Health (MS, MPH)
 Massachusetts Umass Amherst
(School of Public Health
and Health Sciences)
Community Health Education (PhD)
 Nebraska University of Nebraska
Medical Center
(College of Public Health)
Health Promotion and Disease Prevention Research (PhD)
 New Jersey University of Medicine &
Dentistry of New Jersey
(UMDNJ - School of Public Health)
Health Education & Behavior Science (PhD, DrPH)
 Ohio Ohio State University
(College of Public Health)
Health Behavior and Health Promotion (PhD)
 S. Carolina University of South Carolina 
(Arnold School of Public Health)
Exercise Science (PhD);
Health Promotion, Education, and Behavior (PhD, DrPH)
 Texas University of North Texas
Health Science Center
School of Public Health
Community Health (PhD)
  University of Texas
School of Public Health
Health Promotion and Behavioral Sciences (DrPH);
Management Policy and Community Health (DrPH)

Graduate Medical Education                        
Family Medicine / Preventive Medicine
 California Loma Linda University (4 years) link
 Georgia Morehouse School of Medicine
(4.5y)
 link
 Maryland Johns Hopkins & Franklin Square Hospital ( 4y)  link
 Massachusetts U. Massachussetts
(5y)
 link
 N. Carolina
U. North Carolina
(5y?)
 link
 New Hampshire
Datrmouth-Hitchcock
(5y)
 link
 Oregon Oregon Health Sciences (4y?)  link


Graduate Medical Education                        
Internal Medicine / Preventive Medicine
 California Kaiser/UCSF/UC Berkeley
(4y)
 link
  Kaiser/Oakland
(MPH, 4y)
 link
 Connecticut Griffin/Yale
(4Y)
 link
 Massachusetts Cambridge Health Alliance/Harvard School of Public Health Program (4y)  link
 Texas U. Texas Medical Branch - Galveston (4y)  link

Graduate Medical Education                            
Preventive Medicine
 California California Department of Public Health link
  Loma Linda University (2y)  link
  UC - San Diego (2y)  link
 Colorado Colorado School of Public Health  link
 Georgia Center for Disease Control (2y)  link
 Maryland Johns Hopkins (2y)  link
 New Hampshire
Dartmouth-Hitchcock (2y)  link
 New York
Mt Sinai Prev Med (2y)  link
  NY State Department of Health / University of Albany (2y)  link
  SUNY Buffalo (2y)  link
  SUNY Stonybrook PrevMed (2y)  link
  Weill Cornell (2y)  link
 South Carolina
USC Preventive Medicine (2y)  link

Graduate Medical Education                           

Family Medicine
 Califormia Scripps Chula Vista
 link
  UC - San Diego
 link
  UC - San Francisco (Santa Rosa)  link
 Colorado Colorado - Fort Collins
 link
 Florida Florida Hospital
 link
 New Jersey
UMDNJ - RWJ
 link
 Oregon Oregon Health Sciences  link
 Virginia Virginia Tech Carilion Clinic  link


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