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Graduate Programs in Health & Wellness Management

Courses in the Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management or Graduate Certificate in Sustainability and Well-being are completed entirely online—an ideal format for busy professionals, especially those working variable shifts.

Aptitude tests, such as the GMAT or GRE, are not required for admission.

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Achieve Your Goals with a University of Wisconsin Education

Courses in the Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management are taught by expert faculty from the University of Wisconsin, where you’ll learn health and wellness management skills that have the power to transform the workplace and beyond.

Who Should Apply?

The Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management is an ideal choice for adult students seeking to advance their career in health promotion who need the flexibility an online program offers. Work experience and educational backgrounds among our students range from those in an entry-level wellness role, such as wellness coordinator, to other healthcare-related and wellness professions (personal trainer, fitness instructor, nurse, massage therapist, behavioral health), to those with general business, human resources, or other experience seeking a career in health and wellness management.

Learn health and wellness skills such as program planning and evaluation, exercise and nutrition, health policy and wellness law, behavior change facilitation, and emerging trends in wellness.

Strengthen management skills such as strategic planning, organizational change management, quality and performance improvement, and marketing and communication strategies.

Wrap it all up in the capstone course by using everything you’ve learned to plan a project in partnership with an organization of your choice.

“The capstone course was a great opportunity for me as a student to grow into a health and wellness professional. The course offered content that portrayed how far you have come in your journey as a student as well as resources to show where you can take your professional career.” —Kylie, 2020 master’s graduate, UW-Stevens Point


Graduate Certificate in Sustainability + Well-being

4 Courses. 12 Credits. The Graduate Certificate in Sustainability and Well-being will teach you how the principles of sustainability and well-being can create healthier, more equitable communities. You’ll explore topics, such as:

  • Contemporary health and wellness
  • Sustainable community design
  • How the success of an organization and the well-being of the community intersect
  • Tools to assess organizational behavior
  • Effective methods for positive change
  • How to integrate the metrics of Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR)

The certificate program is an ideal way to expand your skills and knowledge in a flexible, online format, and offers value to professionals working in a variety of fields, such as: HR, sustainability, safety/risk management, facilities/operations, public health/human services, environmental health and safety (EH&S), occupational health, architects/designers, urban planning, and more.


The University of Wisconsin is one of the largest and most widely respected public higher education systems in the country. By partnering with all UW System campuses to offer online degrees and certificates, students of UW Extended Campus programs receive a quality University of Wisconsin education—no matter where they live and work.

University of Wisconsin Health and Wellness Management is a partnership of UW Extended Campus and