Find out more about the admission requirements and student services offered by UW-Stevens Point.
The Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness Management is a degree completion program designed for students who already have some college credits or an associate degree. You are eligible for admission to this degree if you have completed at least 60 semester credits of transferable coursework with a 2.0 or better grade point average (GPA).
To begin, you must choose as your home campus one of four collaborating University of Wisconsin campuses.
The Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management is a 12-course, 36-credit graduate program designed to prepare you to succeed in organizational wellness.
Admission to the UW Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management program requires:
- A bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a regionally or nationally accredited university and a minimum grade point average (GPA) of 3.0. Students with a GPA less than 3.0 may be considered for a provisional admission and should contact an enrollment adviser for more information.
- Your resume.
- Two letters of recommendation (can be professional or academic).
- A personal statement of up to 1,000 words describing the reason behind your decision to pursue this degree, your short- and long-term career goals, and the value you believe you will add to the learning experience of your fellow students. Space for the personal statement is included in the online application.
To begin, you must choose as your home campus one of five collaborating University of Wisconsin campuses.
The Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness Management program is approved by the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents and accredited by the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.
The Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management program has been approved by the University of Wisconsin Board of Regents and is pending approval from the Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional institutional accreditors in the United States.
Bachelor of Science Graduation Requirements
To graduate, you must earn at least 120 credits (30 credits of residence at UWSP), which include the general requirements for your degree and the requirements for at least one major. You may need to take some elective credits. You must earn at least 40 credits in courses numbered 300 or above and must maintain a GPA of 2.75 or higher overall in all coursework, both within the Health and Wellness Management Program Curriculum and otherwise.
Master of Science Graduation Requirements
To graduate, you must earn at least 36 credits, which include the final capstone course. You must maintain a GPA of 2.0 or higher for the courses within the MS in Health and Wellness Management curriculum.
UWSP Financial Aid Office offers assistance on how to apply for aid and provides additional resources that may help you find ways to assist with financing your education. We encourage you to contact our office with any questions or concerns you may have regarding your financial aid.
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