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A Major in Health Sciences


Description of Major

This major educates students on how to analyze potential health conditions that can impact the quality of life, activities of daily living and involvement in recreational activities and sports.

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Employment Opportunities 

Graduates are prepared for a wide range of positions in hospitals, physicians’ offices, business, government agencies, and nonprofit organizations. A variety of jobs are available for health sciences graduates, including:

Activities Supervisor                         Ambulatory Services Specialist     
Athletic Trainer Coordinator of Rehabilitation Services
Director of Volunteer Services Emergency Medical Services Coordinator
Environmental Health Specialist Exercise Physiologist
Fitness Coordinator Genetic Counselor
Health and Safety Officer Health Center Administrator 
Health Consultant Health Educator            
Health Information Specialist Health Planner  
Health Services Administrator Hospital Comptroller                        
Hospital Personnel Director           Managed Care Coordinator
Medical Program Analyst  Medical Records Administrator
Nutritionist                                       Occupational Therapist                 
Outreach Worker     Personal Trainer
Physical Therapist Physician                                          
Physician Assistant                Program Director                             
Public Health Consultant                  Public Health Educator                
Research Assistant                          Social Worker         
Sports Psychologist                          Teacher         
Wellness Center Manager