Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Sciences

Dr. Hans Haverkamp works with students in the Exercise Physiology Lab.Careers for Health Sciences Majors

The health sciences major is designed for students wishing to pursue careers in health and physical education, adult and corporate fitness, or the allied medical professions including athletic training, physical therapy, occupational therapy, respiratory therapy, physician's assistant and nursing.

The health sciences are one of the fastest growing fields in the United States, and JSC is well-equipped to serve students with interests in these disciplines. For example, our Exercise Physiology Laboratory is made up of contemporary exercise and health monitoring technology: biofeedback equipment, metabolic and heart/lung monitoring devices, exercise bicycles, treadmills and rowing machines.

Advising for Health Sciences Majors

Because of the wide variety of career options available in this major, entering students are encouraged to obtain a faculty advisor as soon as possible so that an appropriate plan of study can be developed according to your career aspirations.

Degree Requirements for Health Sciences Majors

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