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Health and Wellness Management, M.Sc.

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The University of Wisconsin online Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management program was created with you and other busy adults in mind. If you have a passion for health and wellness, you can learn to design, develop, implement, promote and manage initiatives that are good for people…and good for business.


You will learn from faculty from across the UW System and graduate with a degree that is in-demand and that employers will respect. Some career options that you will be prepared for are:

  • Health and productivity analyst
  • Wellness/fitness coordinator
  • Community health and wellness director
  • Corporate wellness manager
  • Health promotions adviser
  • Health coach
UW-Parkside is your local connection to this degree program, where you can meet with faculty advisors and connect to the resources our campus provides.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Contemporary Health and Wellness Perspectives
  • Strategic Management for Wellness Managers
  • Research Methods for Wellness Programs
  • Persuasion Skills for Wellness Managers
  • Exercise and Nutrition in Health and Disease
  • Biopsychosocial Aspects of Health
  • Health Systems and Policy for Wellness Managers
  • Planning and Evaluation for Wellness Managers
  • Wellness Law
  • Behavior and Development in Organizations
  • Best Practices and Emerging Issues in Wellness
  • Health and Wellness Management Capstone Experience Course

Detailed Programme Facts

  • More details: Graduate school application dates are variable. Consult the appropriate campus and program information for graduate school application dates.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


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General Requirements

The eligibility requirements are as follows:
  • You have completed a bachelor's degree in any field, with a 3.0 Grade Point Average (GPA)
  • You have completed prerequisite coursework in:
  • Personal Health (or equivalent)
  • Anatomy and Physiology or Human Biology (or equivalent)
  • Intro to Psychology (or equivalent)
  • Elementary Statistics (or equivalent)
  • Two (2) letters of recommendation (professional or academic)
  • Your resume
  • A statement of personal intent (up to 1,000 words) describing your decision to pursue this degree and what you believe you will bring to the health and wellness management field.
  • Aptitude tests, such as the GRE and GMAT, are NOT required.

Getting a Student Visa

This is an online programme. You can attend from the comfort of your chair! So you don't need a student visa!

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9171 USD/year
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  • National

    9171 USD/year
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  • In-State

    4469 USD/year
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