Create an Optimal Approach to Corporate Health and Wellness
With the changes in health care laws, individuals who understand corporate wellness are needed. This specialization covers health and wellness education concepts that address how to create an optimal mind, body and spirit approach to health and wellness through research and practice. It is designed to prepare researchers and practitioners for leadership roles in higher education, preventive health care, community health care settings, wellness coaching, business and fitness industries, as well as government agencies. The corporate wellness specialization has an interdisciplinary focus and prepares you for careers in academics, research, and fitness and health promotion. Graduates may be educators, fitness professionals, military personnel, corporate health care providers, personal trainers, coaches, and those in the health and wellness or health care related industries. Your coursework provides you with an emphasis on health and wellness education research and a practical approach to the corporate industry dealing with worksite health promotion, public preventive health services, and current topics in corporate fitness and wellness.
The NCU Difference
NCU's unique approach to graduate education is ideal for self-starters and independent thinkers who want a premier education with unprecedented flexibility. With NCU’s online learning model, there are weekly starts for every program or course. Our education approach was developed to meet the needs of your busy life and schedule. We use a unique one-to-one learning model that pairs one student with one doctoral professor for each course. With no teaching assistants, you learn directly from experts who provide personal feedback and professional insights. Throughout your academic journey, you will be mentored by professors who are experienced in your field of study. At NCU, you will never have to participate in group projects. You move forward at your pace, by setting your own studying schedule. In a class size of one, there’s no one to get in the way of your individual success. None of our programs have residency requirements, allowing flexible access to you no matter where you live. When you enroll in NCU to earn an advanced degree in education, you will become part of a community of professionals who are already making a difference around the world.
“NCU offers a supportive staff, professors and advisors. My dissertation chair, Dr. Andrew Carpenter, was wonderful.” — Hari Dhungana, PhD in Education (2015)