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Careers in Health Sciences

Students are encouraged to choose the health sciences major if interested in careers including:

  • Allied health professions - physical therapist, occupational therapist, chiropractor, podiatrist, pharmacist, respiratory therapist, or optometrist.
  • Pre-medicine paths - physician assistant, physician, dentist, orthopedist, or surgical assistant.
  • Patient care - medical assistant, nurse assistant, or administrative support.
  • Clinical and laboratory support - lab technician, phlebotomist, or radiologist.
  • Health care management - health information technologist, medical registrar, or health service manager

For additional information, contact:

Greg Martel, Ph.D.
Interim Department Chair, Professor
Williams Brice 111