Health and Wellness Management

University of Wisconsin Parkside

M.Sc. Online
9171 USD/year
9171 USD/year
4469 USD/year
Tuition fee
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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

Key information

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Graduate school application dates are variable. Consult the appropriate campus and program information for graduate school application dates.





English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).

Other requirements

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.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    9171 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9171 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • National

    9171 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 9171 USD per year and a duration of  .
  • In-State

    4469 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 4469 USD per year and a duration of  .


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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!

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Health and Wellness Management
University of Wisconsin Parkside