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 and the B.S. degree in Microbiology. In addition, minors in Health Sciences and Microbiology are offered. An M.S. degree in Biological Sciences with a concentration in Microbiology is available to graduate students. Our degree programs offer excellent preparation for medical, dental, physician assistant, pharmacy, public health, therapy, and other professional and graduate school programs.
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.