Department Head: Dr. Patric M. Schiltz
Social trends and scientific discovery continue to shape health care – the Department of Health Sciences at National University recognizes that, especially in the areas of prevention, integrative health, medical research. The Department of Health Sciences at National University prepares master’s and bachelor’s students for professional careers in the health sciences. As future health care professionals, our students study evidence-based research and clinical skill development, and a curriculum that emphasizes prevention and integrative approaches to health care.
The Bachelor of Science in Allied Health offers knowledge, skills, and values to advance in the allied health profession, to meet society’s health care delivery demands, and to work in various settings with diverse patients, families, and communities.
Graduates of the program help physicians, dentists, and primary clinical specialists identify, evaluate, and prevent diseases and disorders, deliver dietary and nutrition services, manage rehabilitation and health systems, and provide other related services. Some of our graduates pursue graduate education in health care; others assume supervisory, management, or educational positions.
Use the links on the left to learn more about the courses and degrees in the Department of Health Sciences at National University.
Phone: (858) 309-3476
Fax: (858) 309-3480