Our Mission

The mission of the Integrative Health program at Parker University is to prepare students to become health educators and
to promote therapies within the integrative & holistic medicine model of healthcare.


Growth Rate

16% growth rate for community health workers over a 10-year period

Jobs To Be Filled

118,500 community health worker jobs to be filled between 2016-2026

Median Income

$45,360 median income

Why Choose Parker


Parker’s Integrative Health program consists of:

  • A flexible 100% online program
  • High-caliber instructors and program administrators with deep academic and professional expertise
  • Convenient schedules designed to fit students’ busy lives and family/career obligations

The Integrative Health degree is a dynamic, interdisciplinary program which allows students to prepare for many careers within the health care industry. Graduates are prepared to enter the health care workforce, and if they already have experience; they are prepared for management and administration positions. Graduates will also have additional opportunities in community organizations, research laboratories, and insurance companies. This program will provide pathways for students to advance to graduate degree programs within the health sciences.


The graduating student will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate a mastery of holistic nutrition, lifestyle, wellness, and healthy living in clinical, community, and educational settings
  2. take leadership roles as nutrition professionals with knowledge of the role of both foods and herbs in promoting human health
  3. Demonstrate knowledge obtained from experts in alternative health practices and pursue a wellness-based career
  4. Pursue future studies in advanced health care related degrees.