Your Ph.D. Fast-Track Study Timeline

Scroll down to review the Ph.D. Fast-Track which combines the Integrated Master’s and Ph.D. Doctorate Degree (or select individual program options).

Includes 7 Courses with 2 Live Class Practicums (Course ID: 103-112):

  • 103 LPHC-HCCCOM Health Coaching Core Competencies
  • 104 LPHC-SELFHE The Art and Science of Self-Healing
  • 105 LPHC-ROOTA1 10-Step Root-Cause Analysis Process
  • 106 LPHC-OMBAN1 Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy I (Charts)
  • 107 LPHC-QHABIT Quantum Habits for Peak Performance
  • 108 LPHC-BIOEVO Human Needs, Brain, Organs, Evolution
  • 109 LPHC-ENEPSY Energy Psychology Precision EFT I
  • 110 LPHC-EMOBEL Emotion, Belief, Values, Energy Health Coaching
  • 111 LPHC-QNBTE Quantum-Neuro-Biology Techniques
  • 112 LPHC-PRACT1 LPHC Health Coaching Practicum I (PRAC1-RCA plus PRAC1-LPHC)

Study Time: 12-Months

Degree Credits: Fully applied towards your Master’s Degree in Health Coaching

Includes courses and practicum for a total of 240 ECTS credits. Talk to our advisor team to credit previous degrees, certificates & work experience to reduce tuition and study time.

INTEGRATED MASTER’S DEGREE: (1) ROOT-CAUSE HEALTH COACHING

  • 101 LPHC-SUCCES University Success Skills
  • 102 LPHC-LIMED1 Lifestyle Medicine I – The Science
  • 103 LPHC-HCCCOM Health Coaching Core Competencies
  • 104 LPHC-SELFHE The Art and Science of Self-Healing
  • 105 LPHC-ROOTA1 10-Step Root-Cause Analysis Process I
  • 106 LPHC-OMBAN1 Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy I (Charts)
  • 107 LPHC-QHABIT Quantum Habits for Peak Performance
  • 108 LPHC-BIOEVO Human Needs, Brain, Organs, Evolution
  • 109 LPHC-ENEPSY Energy Psychology Precision EFT I
  • 110 LPHC-EMOBEL Emotion, Belief, Values, Energy Health Coaching 5111 LPHC-QNBTE Quantum-Neuro-Biology Techniques
    112 LPHC-PRACT1 LPHC Health Coaching Practicum I

INTEGRATED MASTER’S DEGREE: (2) HEALTH COACH SPECIALIST

  • 201 LPHCS-OMBAN2 Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy II (Directory)
  • 202 LPHCS-LPMENT Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy for Behavioral Health
  • 203 LPHCS-FITWEL Lifetime Fitness and Wellness
  • 204 LPHCS-NUT101 Nutrition 101 Fundamentals
  • 205 LPHCS-LIMED2 Lifestyle Medicine II – Food, Exercise, Stress, Sleep
  • 206 LPHCS-LPAUTO Lifestyle Prescriptions® for Autoimmune Disorders
  • 207 LPHCS-FMLABS Functional Medicine Lab Tests, Analysis & Remedies
  • 208 LPHCS-PRACT2 LPHC Specialist Practicum II

INTEGRATED MASTER’S DEGREE: (3) HEALTH COACH MASTER’S

  • 301 MA-OMBAN3 Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy III (Master’s)
  • 302 MA-MICROB Microbiome, Microbes & Immunity
  • 303 MA-LIMED3 Lifestyle Medicine III: Advanced Remedies & Skills
  • 304 MA-PRACT3 Master’s Health Coaching Practicum III
  • 305 MA-RESEAR Research Methodologies
  • 306 MA-CAPSTO Capstone Project – Research & Writing

PLUS MA-ELECTIVES Elective Courses (minimum 40 ECTS Points)

Student may select elective courses to complete the additional 40 ECTS credits required to complete the Integrative Master’s Degree in Health Coaching program for a total of 240 ECTS credits.

  • 401 MA-ENCOM1 English Composition Academic Writing I
  • 402 MA-ANATO1 Anatomy and Physiology I
  • 403 MA-PSYCH1 Introduction to Psychology
  • 404 MA-EDUPSY Educational Psychology
  • 405 MA-SOCIOL Introduction to Sociology
  • 406 MA-PUBSPE The Principles of Public Speaking
  • 407 MA-BIZCOM Business Communication Skills – Introduction
  • 408 MA-BIZINT Introduction to Business Fundamentals
  • 409 MA-MARKET Foundational Principles of Marketing
  • 410 MA-ANATO2 Anatomy and Physiology II
  • 411 MA-BIOLO1 Biology for Non-Majors I
  • 412 MA-THERMO ThermoBuzzer Imaging Analysis
  • 413 MA-THERMO ThermoBuzzer Imaging Technician

Study Time: Depending on your previous degrees, certificates & work experience we can credit study time is approx. 1-3 years

Degree Credits: Fully applied towards your Ph.D. Doctorate Degree in Health Coaching

Includes foundational Lifestyle Medicine and Root-Cause Health Coaching courses and practicums (marked with ♥ in the course grid) and the Ph.D. courses, research & dissertation.

  • 102 | LPHC-LIMED1 ♥ Lifestyle Medicine I – The Science
  • 104 | LPHC-SELFHE ♥ The Art & Science of Self-Healing
  • 105 | LPHC-ROOTA1 ♥ 10-Step Root-Cause Analysis Process I
  • 106 | LPHC-OMBAN1 ♥ Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy I (Charts)
  • 107 | LPHC-QHABIT ♥ Quantum Habits for Peak Performance
  • 112 | LPHC-PRACT1 ♥ LPHC Health Coaching Practicum I
  • 201 | LPHCS-OMBAN2 ♥ Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy II (Directory)
  • 205 | LPHCS-LIMED2 ♥ Lifestyle Medicine II – Food, Exercise, Stress, Sleep
  • 402 | MA-ANATO1 ♥ Anatomy and Physiology I

PHD. DOCTORATE DEGREE COURSE STUDY, RESEARCH & DISSERTATION

  • 501 PHD-ETHICS Ethics in Healthcare Course
  • 502 PHD-REMETH Research Methods for the Social Sciences
  • 503 PHD-GRANTS Grant Writing
  • 504 PHD-DISSWOR Dissertation Workshop
  • 505 PHD-OMBAN4 Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy IV (Research)
  • 506 PHD-PRACT4 Ph.D. Health Coaching Residency & Practicum IV
  • 507 PHD-REPILO Research Pilot Project
  • 508 PHD-DISSER Dissertation Research, Writing & Defending

By default all degree courses are displayed in the course grid (for optional study).
Only M.A. foundational courses marked with ♥ are required)

Study Time: Approx. 2-3 years depending on how much time you can dedicate to your research and dissertation.

Talk to our admissions team to find the ideal program aligned with your budget and goals.

All Ph.D. Fast-Track Degree Program Courses & Study Time

STEP #1Root-Cause Analysis

Course Study: Root-Cause Analysis

Start with your M.A. courses to prepare for the live class practicum:

  • 101 LPHC-SUCCES | University Success Skills
  • 102 LPHC-LIMED1 | Lifestyle Medicine I – The Science
  • 103 LPHC-HCCCOM | Health Coaching Core Competencies
  • 104 LPHC-SELFHE | The Art and Science of Self-Healing
  • 105 LPHC-ROOTA1 | 10-Step Root-Cause Analysis Process I
  • 106 LPHC-OMBAN1 | Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy I (Charts)
STEP #2PRAC1-RCA

Practicum I: Root-Cause Analysis

Attend the 3-Month Live Class Online Practicum (either March 15–June 15 or Sept. 15–Dec. 15) to practice the:

  • 10-Step Root-Cause Analysis Process
  • Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy
  • Differential Analysis and Client Cases
STEP #3Root-Cause Health Coaching

Course Study: Root-Cause Health Coaching

Prepare for the Root-Cause Health Coaching Practicum by completing these courses:

  • 107 LPHC-QHABIT | Quantum Habits for Peak Performance
  • 108 LPHC-BIOEVO | Human Needs, Brain, Organs, Evolution
  • 109 LPHC-ENEPSY | Energy Psychology Precision EFT I
  • 110 LPHC-EMOBEL | Emotion, Belief, Values Change Skills
  • 111 LPHC-QNBTE | Quantum-Neuro-Biology Techniques
STEP #4PRAC1-LPHC

Practicum: Root-Cause Health Coaching

Practice health coaching techniques & skills in the 3-Month Live Class Practicum (either March 15–June 15 or Sept. 15–Dec. 15) to help clients:

  • Release unresolved emotional hurts
  • Reset and decode sensory stress triggers
  • Establish empowering beliefs
  • Increase resilience, love & support
  • Create healthy mind-body habits and vitality
You've earned your Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach Certificate12-Months | 250-Hours | Evaluation

Lifestyle Prescriptions® Health Coach Certification

STEP #5Specialist Skills

Course Study: Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy

Improve your Root-Cause Analysis & Health Coaching skills by deepening your Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy knowledge:

  • 201 LPHCS-OMBAN2 | Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy II (Directory)
  • 202 LPHCS-LPMENT | Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy for Mental & Behavioral Health
STEP #6PRAC2-OMBA

Practicum II: Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy

Attend the 3-Month Intensive (either March 15–June 15 or Sept. 15–Dec. 15) and explore:

  • Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy
  • Conflicts, Emotions, Beliefs & Lifestyle Habits affecting 1,000+ symptoms
  • Root-Cause Differential Analysis
  • Extensive client cases
STEP #7Advanced LM Protocols

Course Study: Lifestyle Medicine Protocols

Study advanced Lifestyle Medicine courses and prepare for the live practicum.

  • 203 LPHCS-FITWEL | Lifetime Fitness and Wellness
  • 204 LPHCS-NUT101 | Nutrition 101 Fundamentals
  • 205 LPHCS-LIMED2 | Lifestyle Medicine II – Food, Exercise, Stress, Sleep
  • 206 LPHCS-LPAUTO | Lifestyle Prescriptions® for Autoimmune Disorders
  • 207 LPHCS-FMLABS | Functional Medicine Lab Tests, Analysis & Remedies
STEP #8PRAC2-PROT

Practicum II: Lifestyle Medicine Protocols

Master advanced skills in this 3-Month Training (either March 15–June 15 or Sept. 15–Dec. 15; can be attended while working on Ph.D. research & dissertation) including:

  • Lifestyle Medicine Protocols (Nutrition, Sleep, Fitness)
  • Functional Medicine Blood Analysis & Remedies
  • Advanced Stress, Emotion, Belief Habit Change techniques
  • Quantum Energy Healing Methods
  • Extensive client cases and supervision
STEP #9Capstone Project & Electives

M.A. Electives, Practicum & Capstone Project

The remaining time of your M.A. is focused on completing your courses studies, practicum III (with own clients) and your Master’s capstone research project and paper.

  • 301 MA-OMBAN3 | Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy III (Master’s)
  • 302 MA-LIMED3 | Lifestyle Medicine III: Advanced Remedies & Skills
  • 303 MA-PRACT3 | Master’s Health Coaching Practicum III
  • 304 MA-RESEAR | Research Methodologies
  • 305 MA-CAPSTO | Capstone Project – Research & Writing
  • Plus Elective Courses (select course of your choice, minimum 40 ECTS Points)
You've earned your Master's Degree!240 ECTS Credits | 2-4 Years

Master’s Degree in Health Coaching

STEP #10Research & Dissertation

Ph.D. Degree Courses & Dissertation

Earn your doctorate degree by completing courses and your research dissertation.

  • 501 PHD-ETHICS | Ethics in Healthcare Course
  • 502 PHD-REMETH | Research Methods for the Social Sciences
  • 503 PHD-OMBAN4 | Organ-Mind-Brain Anatomy IV (Research)
  • 504 PHD-PRACT4 | Ph.D. Health Coaching Residency & Practicum IV
  • 505 PHD-GRANTS | Grant Writing
  • 506 PHD-DISSWOR | Dissertation Workshop
  • 507 PHD-REPILO | Research Pilot Project
  • 508 PHD-DISSER | Dissertation Research, Writing & Defending
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Ph.D. Doctorate Degree in Lifestyle Medicine or Health Coaching