The online University of Wisconsin Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management can be the credential you need to start or advance your career in health promotion, and is an ideal choice for adult students who need the flexibility an online program offers. Learn the skills you need to manage comprehensive well-being programs that foster healthier lifestyles and promote the value of staying well, in a variety of settings.
Turn your passion for wellness into a rewarding career that has the power to change lives.
Enjoy an online format that fits your busy life—course content is accessible online from any device.
Learn essential wellness program management techniques that foster health behavior change.
Study with passionate faculty who are experts in the field, and earn a University of Wisconsin degree that’s recognized by employers.
Course highlights include lessons on change management, program budgeting, legal and policy issues, strategic planning, systems thinking, marketing, and communication–the skills hiring managers are seeking in wellness professionals.
"The wellness career outlook is positive and growing. From fitness-focused careers to corporate wellness planning, job trends within the industry are constantly changing and developing. In many companies, wellness is managed by human resources, giving candidates with a health and wellness degree an opportunity to take the reins and broaden or expand the programs."
— — Stephanie Pereira Da Silva, health & wellness manager for Kimberly-Clark Corporation and UW Health and Wellness Management advisory board member