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Dr. Brian Freeland

Dr. Brian Freeland

Welcome to the School of Health Sciences

The School of Health Sciences is dedicated to preparing our students for industries relative to careers in healthcare, nursing, exercise and fitness, and overall public health. Our engaging, interactive learning environment blends theory, research, and practical application to give our students a competitive advantage when they enter the workplace. Because our faculty are practitioners and experts in their subjects, they can tap in to the real-world resources students need to stay current and relevant in a rapidly changing industry.

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School Announcements

Virtual Career Fair Prep Clinics - Feb. 7 & Feb. 8
Employers from public safety, non-profit and private organizations, and local municipalities will be seeking candidates interested in public safety and health careers at our next Virtual Career Fair (VCF). A prep clinic can help prepare you to make meaningful connections with recruiters during the VCF. Attend a clinic on either Tue, Feb. 7 or Wed., Feb. 8, from 2 to 3 p.m. No need to register. Simply enter our Adobe Connect room at the start of the clinic. 

Health Webinar Series - Feb. 22, 2 pm EST
Our new Health Sciences webinars, hosted by leading experts in the field, will feature topics in public health, nursing, health information management, sports and health sciences, and sports management. February's webinar is on Trends in Cardiovascular Health and Wellness. View schedule and sign up to attend.

3MT Contest Now Open for Grad Students
Are you ready to present a three-minute version of your capstone project, improve your research skills, better promote yourself, fine-tune your public speaking, and on top of all that – earn recognition at commencement and a cash prize? Yes? Then consider entering the university's Three Minute Thesis competition! Deadline for submission is March 31, 2017. Visit the 3MT® page for more details.

Comments Wanted on the BSN and MSN Programs
Deadline March 1, 2017
The university is seeking comments from the public about the institution’s Bachelor's of Science in Nursing (BSN) and Master’s of Science in Nursing (MSN) programs in advance of an evaluation visit from the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education. Comments will be accepted by CCNE at the following:


Postal Mail:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Attn: Third-Party Comments
One Dupont Circle NW
Suite 530
Washington, DC 2003

View our Latest Vlog on Nursing
Faculty member Joan McDade talks about the expectations nurses need when starting an online nursing program. Watch vlog.

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