2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog

School of Health Science and Wellness

Director:  Terry Long

The School of Health Science and Wellness is comprised of five primary discipline areas including: Applied Health Science, Foods and Nutrition, Health and Physical Education, Recreation, and Behavioral Sciences. Each academic program area, with the exception of the new Applied Health Sciences program, are fully accredited by their respective professional organizations and all majors’ courses are taught by fully qualified faculty and staff. Within each of these disciplines, multiple options, majors, emphasis areas, certifications, and minors exist.

Statement of Vision and Mission


The School of Health Science and Wellness will be the top choice for students seeking cutting edge educational opportunities in the pre-professional and professional fields in Health Science and Wellness


The mission of the School of Health Science and Wellness is to collaboratively educate diverse health and wellness professionals through excellence in student focused education and profession-based experiences centered on the science of lifespan health and active living.