About the Department

The Department of Health Sciences is a multidisciplinary department offering a variety of courses concerning those sciences relevant to or implicating the human body, e.g.: anatomy and physiology. It is located in Lamb Hall, shown on this map and world view.

The department offers the B.S. degree in Health Sciences with a concentration inĀ  Microbiology and Human Health.

In addition, minors in Health Sciences are offered. An M.S. degree in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Microbiology is available to graduate students.

The mission of the Department of Health Sciences is to:

  • offer a quality educational experience which provides a fundamental knowledge of the basic sciences, develops communication skills and fosters enthusiasm for continued learning;
  • encourage a strong program of scholarly activities;
  • promote a spirit of cooperation among members of the academic community and with the community-at-large.