Master of Science in Health Sciences / Fitness & Wellness
Lindenwood University

Program Details

Lindenwood University’s MS degree in Health Sciences focusing on Fitness and Wellness explores the ways that proper nutrition and exercise can improve people’s health. Students gain advanced knowledge in these areas, grounded in a strong scientific basis.

Courses examine topics including public health, fitness, exercise physiology, and nutrition. Students learn how to analyze statistical data and interpret research in order to guide evidence-based decision-making. Graduates will be well prepared for a career as a wellness director or health educator.

The master’s degree in Health and Wellness online offers electives in specialty areas including:

  • Coaching
  • Fitness and Wellness Management
  • Health Behavior Management
  • Health Education
  • Sports and Recreation Administration
  • Strength and Conditioning
  • Therapeutic Recreation

% Online

100% Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Lindenwood University is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.0 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent