College of Health and Behavioral Sciences

Dean and Professor: J. Ishee (PhD), 450-3122
Associate Dean and Professor: J. Rainey (DrPH), 450-3123

[1] Mission

The College of Health and Behavioral Sciences is dedicated to the enhancement of the health and well-being of the public through the preparation of professionals, the development and advancement of knowledge and service to its constituencies. Exceptional undergraduate and graduate programs are offered in an environment that emphasizes leadership development, cultural competence, ethical practice, lifelong learning, and interdisciplinary collaboration. The achievement of a culturally bias free learning environment that honors diversity is central to all of our programs.

[2] Departments

Communication Sciences and Disorders
Exercise and Sport Science
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health Sciences
Military Science and Leadership
Nursing
Occupational Therapy
Physical Therapy
Psychology and Counseling

[3] Curricula

Bachelor of Arts (BA)

Interior Design

Bachelor of Science (BS)

Addiction Studies
Communication Sciences and Disorders
Exercise Science
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health Education
Health Sciences (emphasis in Health Services Administration)
Interior Design
Medical Laboratory Science
Nuclear Medicine Technology
Nutrition
Psychology
Radiography

Bachelor of Science in Education (BSE)

Family and Consumer Sciences Education
Kinesiology and Physical Education

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)

Bachelor of Professional Studies (BPS)

Minors

Addiction Studies
Cognitive Neuroscience
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health Education
Health Psychology
Military Science
Psychology
Sport Psychology

Master of Arts (MA)

Sport Management

Master of Science (MS)

Athletic Training
Exercise Science
Family and Consumer Sciences
Health Sciences
Mental Health Counseling
Nutrition

Educational Specialist (EdS)

School Psychology

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

The MSN program includes Clinical Nurse Leaders (CNL) and Nurse Educator with Clinical Specialty (NECS) tracks.

Doctoral Degrees

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (ODT)
Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT)
Doctor of Philosophy in Communication Sciences and Disorders (PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy in Physical Therapy (PhD)
Doctor of Philosophy in Psychology (PhD)

Non-Degree Programs

Pre-Cardio Respiratory Care
Pre-Dental Hygiene
Military Science