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MS in Health & Wellness Management

How to Apply

Admission to the Master of Science in Health & Wellness program requires:

  • Bachelor's degree
  • 3.0 GPA
  • Prerequisite coursework in:
    • Personal Health
    • Anatomy & Physiology or Biology
    • Intro to Psychology
    • Elementary Statistics
    or the equivalents of the courses listed above
  • Two letters of recommendation (professional or academic)
  • Resume
  • Statement of personal intent (maximum of 1,000 words)
No additional aptitude tests are required. Students will be required to satisfy all program prerequisites prior to formal admission into the program. Academic Directors are provided the option to waive one or more prerequisites based, in part, on student background and work experience.

Provisional admissions will be considered on a case-by-case basis by the Academic Director and home campus. If you do not meet the admission requirements but still want to be admitted into the program, please speak with an advisor.

Steps to Admission

Although you will take courses taught by faculty from all four partner campuses and complete your program entirely online, you will be asked to apply to a "home" campus. Your home campus is the institution from which you will receive financial aid, advising, career services, and ultimately, your diploma. If you meet the admission requirements and would like UW-Green Bay to be your home campus follow the directions below.

  1. Complete a UW System application (make sure to follow directions to select UW-Green Bay as your home campus.
  2. Send all official undergraduate transcripts, a current resume, and statement of intent directly to:
    UW-Green Bay
    Office of Graduate Studies
    2420 Nicolet Drive
    Green Bay, WI 54311
  3. Complete the first two sections of the Letter of Evaluation form, save, and send to each evaluator. Each evaluator must fill out the remaining sections and send directly to the Office of Graduate Studies, gradstu@uwgb.edu, or by mail to the address above.
For your best chance to be accepted into the program, please be sure to send us all of your application materials, including transcripts, letters of recommendation, and a personal statement, at least one month before classes start. When all your materials have been received and reviewed, you will receive a letter with the official status of your application. Speak with an advisor if you do not meet the admission requirements but still want to be admitted into the program. Provisional admissions will be considered on a case by case basis by the Academic Director and home campus.