The University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point is considered around the world as the
home of wellness
. In fact, the
National Wellness Institute
was founded here and still maintains a close relationship with our academic program. As a health promotion and wellness major, you’ll meet pioneers in the wellness movement who strongly believe in the concept of preventing, rather than treating, illnesses while embracing a healthy lifestyle.
Depending upon your
you’ll choose from electives and practicums in different areas of specialization: Community Health Promotion and Wellness, Corporate Health and Worksite Wellness, Health and Wellness Coaching or Fitness Leadership and Personal Training.
Members of our
are leaders in the health promotion and wellness field and come from a wide array of backgrounds and specialties including exercise physiology and fitness, psychology and health coaching, corporate wellness, public health and holistic wellness.
Our program is accredited by the National Wellness Institute. In fact, UW-Stevens Point was the first health promotion and wellness program in the United States to achieve accreditation and have been
for our long records of producing high-quality graduates.