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Health and Wellness

Bachelor's Degree

Looking to make an impact by training and inspiring others about their physical and behavioral well-being? Interested in completing your Bachelor’s degree in as few as 18 months?1 Then earning a Health and Wellness degree online may be the path for you. This Health and Wellness program is perfect for working people who are committed to furthering their education with a fully online, interactive curriculum.

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  1. Completion time is dependent on transfer credits accepted and the number of courses completed each term.
  2. This program has not been approved by any state professional licensing body, and this program is not intended to lead to any state-issued professional license. For further information on professional licensing requirements, please contact the appropriate board or agency in your state of residence.
  3. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Employment Statistics, [salary data accessed May 30, 2018] https://www.bls.gov/oes/. Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, [career information accessed May 30, 2018] www.bls.gov/ooh/. BLS salary data represents national, averaged earnings for the occupations listed and includes workers at all levels of education and experience. This data does not represent starting salaries. Employment conditions in your area may vary.

Flex Choice®: Get Credit for What You Know

This Bachelor's degree-completion program is available with Flex Choice®, which allows you to combine traditional online coursework, self-directed assessments and competency-based education (CBE)—the best of all worlds, so you can receive credit by demonstrating what you know and can do. As a national leader in CBE, we are helping to advance this cutting-edge, faculty-led, project-based learning approach that prioritizes your learning over deadlines. For additional information, visit our Flex Choice page.

Immersive Approach to Online Education

Our program infuses interactive learning into your flexible online Health and Wellness courses to give you the confidence and skills to perform well. Opportunities like video case studies not only put you in touch with experts in the field—they also give you confidence in your real-world skills before graduation.

Online Courses Go Where You Go

We applaud your dedication to grow despite your busy life. Our online learning options were designed to give you more control and balance over your schedule.

Regional Accreditation

Rasmussen College is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), a regional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Credentials Offered

Health and Wellness

Bachelor's Degree

Finish in as few as

18 months1

Learning options

  • Online
  • Campus Support and Resources
  • Flex Choice®

Intended for

Students who enjoy working with a diverse group of people and interested in contributing in key, growing professional roles, leadership and management in wellness advocacy, public health areas and a holistic approach to healthcare. This program is also ideal for students who have an Associate's degree or previous college credits looking to advance their education and enhance their skills.

Prepares you for

Wellness coach, wellness program coordinator, program administrator, community health program manager, community health promoter, supervisory healthcare administrator, health and social service manager, mental health program manager

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Turn Your Education into a Career

We’ve made advancing your health and wellness career even easier by offering classes and credentials that fit into a busy working schedule. In order to be a health and wellness professional, you require skilled engagement with the individuals and communities you serve.2 That’s why we infuse interactive learning into your flexible online Health and Wellness courses. Opportunities like video case studies not only put you in touch with experts in the field—they also give you confidence in your career skills before graduation.

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), earning a degree, regardless of the field of study, can improve income potential.3 Here are just a few examples of where a Bachelor's degree in Health and Wellness can take you.

Medical and Health Services Managers

  • BLS Earnings Data:3

    • $58,350 10th Percentile
    • $75,340 25th Percentile
    • $98,350 50th Percentile
  • BLS Projected Growth 2016–2026:3

    20%

  • BLS Typical Entry-Level Education:

    • Bachelor's Degree

Community Health Workers

  • BLS Earnings Data:3

    • $25,150 10th Percentile
    • $30,900 25th Percentile
    • $38,370 50th Percentile
  • BLS Projected Growth 2016–2026:3

    18%

  • BLS Typical Entry-Level Education:

    • High School Diploma or Equivalent
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