The Health and Wellness Promotion program has obtained Academic Program Accreditation status from the National Wellness Institute Council on Wellness Accreditation and Education (CWAE) . The CWAE recognizes undergraduate degree programs that prepare individuals to enter professions in wellness and health promotion. Accreditation status is granted to programs that meet or exceed stated criteria of educational quality.
Students graduating from a CWAE accredited program are eligible to receive Certified Wellness Practitioner (CWP) designation, a recognized credential in the field. Applications for CWP must be received within 24 months of graduation from the accredited program.