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Curriculum

With flexible options, you can complete your Master of Science in Health and Wellness Management in as little as nine months or take as much time as you need.

 

Curriculum and Degree Requirements

This master’s program is comprised of eight courses, field-based experience and a capstone project (32 credits total). The interdisciplinary major includes coursework in the School of Health Sciences and School of Business.

The program is designed to give you a foundation in theory and research, as well as provide an emphasis on practical applications. The required capstone project will be selected by you in collaboration with your advisor. You will have opportunities to interact with faculty from both health and business fields, as well as to engage in real-world wellness management projects through your field-based experiences and capstone.

Required Courses

  • Research Methods
  • Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion
  • Capstone
  • Health Sciences Organizational Leadership
  • Public Health Policy and Management
  • Management Planning and Control
  • Marketing Analysis and Decision Making
  • Health Promotion Programs: Planning, Implementation, and Evaluation

Sample Schedule - Jan. 2019 to Dec. 2019

Spring 

  • Research Methods (Hybrid)
  • Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion (Hybrid)
  • Marketing Analysis and Decision Making

Summer 

  • Health Science Organizational Leadership (Hybrid)
  • Capstone (Hybrid)

Fall

  • Health Promotion Program: Planning, Implementation and Evaluation (Hybrid)
  • Public Health Policy and Management (Hybrid)
  • Management Planning and Control