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MEd - Corporate Wellness

Northcentral University's Master of Education in Corporate Wellness program provides students with the opportunity to develop teaching and coaching skills and an understanding of fitness and health. Read on to find more information about this online master's degree program.

Official Program Name:

Master of Education in Corporate Wellness

School Offering Program:

Northcentral University

Degree Level:

Master's

Program Prerequisites:

Aspiring students of Northcentral University's Master of Education in Corporate Wellness program might have taken previous coursework in health or nutrition and have some experience in a corporate setting. Applicants to Northcentral University's online graduate programs should already possess a bachelor's degree; some programs may have additional requirements.

Program Description:

Northcentral University's Master of Education in Corporate Wellness program is designed to offer an education in leadership practices, coaching styles, and health promotion strategies. Topics likely to be addressed in specialization courses include corporate wellness program guidelines and initiatives, worksite health promotion, planning and implementing wellness programs, nutrition and kinesiology in corporate wellness, and business aspects of health and wellness. In major courses, students could focus on adult learning theories, communication strategies, technology management, organizational leadership, and change management. An extensive research project allows students to apply concepts and methods studied throughout the program.

Learning Format:

Online

Program Length:

30 credits

Financial Aid:

Financial aid is available to qualifying students. Graduate students may apply for Federal Stafford Loan or the Federal Graduate PLUS Loan. Military personnel and veterans may qualify for special assistance or tuition reduction.

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Required Courses for a Master of Education in Corporate Wellness:

Program and course requirements are subject to change. Please contact Northcentral University to confirm the most accurate information before enrolling in a program.

Master of Education Foundation Courses (15 credits)

  • EDU 5000: Foundations for Graduate Study in Education
  • ED 5040: Leadership for Learning Communities
  • ED 5041: Adult Learning Strategies to Improve Organizational Efficacy
  • ED 5042: Intercultural Communication
  • ED 5044: Technology and a Vision for the Future

Corporate Wellness Specialization Courses (12 credits)

  • CPW 5010: Wellness Coaching - Lifestyle Change
  • CPW 5011: Wellness Leadership and Professional Development
  • CPW 5012: Business Aspects in Corporate Fitness and Wellness
  • CPW 5013: Worksite Health Promotion

Master of Education Capstone (3 credits)

  • ED 6002: Action Research Project Capstone

Post-Graduation Opportunities

Career Paths:

Once they have completed Northcentral University's Master of Education in Corporate Wellness program, graduates could seek employment in private corporations or government agencies. They might pursue managerial or directorial positions in fitness centers, community health centers, spas, or school sports programs.

Positions graduates could pursue include:

  • Academic athletic director
  • Health fitness specialist
  • Corporate wellness director
  • Fitness center director/manager

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