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Master of Science in Nutrition & Wellness / Health Education

Program Details

This concentration will teach you to evaluate the health of communities from a holistic and environmental perspective. You will learn to implement strategies for behavior change in various settings and to assess, evaluate and develop health communications programs using current media-based technologies. Additionally, you will learn the principles of crisis communications to address the health needs of specific audiences. For your research component, you will either conduct empirical research or evaluate a health education assessment or intervention, perhaps in your own workplace.


  • You must have an undergraduate degree from a regionally accredited college or university with a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75
  • Applicants who do not meet the minimum requirements may be admitted on a provisional basis
  • A GRE waiver is available to students who qualify
  • Official, sealed copies of your transcripts from any and all previously attended colleges and universities, mailed to the address below
  • Two letters of recommendation from professional references
  • Resume detailing your professional work experience
  • Letter of Intent

Accreditation & Licensing

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission