School of Community Health Sciences

School of Community Health Sciences

Reimagining health science education requires a multi-faceted approach. One that blends multiple perspectives in its curriculum, including the emotional, spiritual, environmental and physical. 

The School of Community Health Sciences (SCHS) is for anyone who is passionate about pursuing a career in the health industry.

Academic programs

The School of Community Health Sciences offers a variety of degree programs at the undergraduate and graduate level. Learn more about your options, such as:

Meet our faculty

We have a diverse faculty body, with more than 50 academic and adjunct clinical faculty members. Find out more about their work, research and areas of expertise

Student opportunities

Students are the heart of the School of Community Health Sciences, and we have an array of support available, including scholarships, research opportunities and internships. Come find out more about how we can help you.

Our centers

Our specialty centers are actively involved in research activities that span public & community health. Find out how we're making a difference in environmental health, biostatistics, addiction treatment and prevention, epidemiology & more.

University news

Tibbitts Award winner Amy Fitch Zooms with her CHS 440 class

In classroom or on Zoom, Tibbitts winners impacting students' lives

Amy Fitch and Elena Pravosudova are 2020 Tibbitts Teaching Excellence award winners

"In this rapidly developing situation, it is critical that we turn to those with expertise in infection control and public health to guide our decision-making, and I have full confidence that we’ve assembled the right team for the job."

University dean selected for state’s new Medical Advisory Team

Dean of the School of Community Health Sciences Trudy Larson is one of five members on medical expert team

Tanya Kelley and Scott Mensing at the Fall 2019 Community Based Research Symposium

Undergraduate Research: growing interest, growing support, new director

Tanya Kelley named to guide the range of programs and services to encourage pursuit of research, scholarly and creative activities by undergraduates

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