School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness
The School of Applied Health Sciences and Wellness is the home of the Divisions of Athletic Training, Exercise Physiology and Food and Nutrition Sciences. Our academic programs provide excellent classroom and hands on experiences that prepare students for a variety of health care professions. Graduates from our programs provide health care services ranging from assisting clients in preventing disease and injury, proving acute care when needed, assisting in the performance of diagnostic testing in the evaluation of disease and injury states, and providing rehabilitation services once a diagnosis has been determined. Our graduates work in health care environments including: athletic departments, health clubs, clinics and hospitals, as well as other corporate and industrial settings. The strong science foundation that is a part of all of our majors also makes our programs an excellent pathway for preparation for a variety of other professional programs: Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant, and Medical School. Our goal is to assist students reach their professional goals.