Bachelor's Degree in Health

Department of Health and Kinesiology

Degree Description

The Lamar University Bachelor of Science Degree in Health offers you an opportunity to impact humanity as you become highly marketable in a world that is increasingly aware of the importance of health and wellness.
This degree prepares you to impact people's knowledge about their own health and the health of their communities, whether you educate students in schools or impart knowledge to members of public and corporate communities through their shared spaces and entities. 

Why Study Health at Lamar?

The Bachelor of Science Degree in Health at Lamar University offers exciting courses in workplace health promotion, health and wellness, contemporary issues, drug use and abuse, foundations of health and human diseases, among others.
You'll study historical and current philosophies and trends in health and wellness in order to educate others about their own health, personally and corporately.

Career Paths

This degree program prepares you for a career in public, government, non-profit and health agencies and organizations, as well as corporate wellness facilities.

Primary Careers

Health Educator, Community Outreach Worker, Wellness Consultant

Meet the Faculty

Faculty Member NameDr. Barbara Hernandez
Professor
Faculty Member NameDr. Praphul Joshi
Associate Professor
Faculty Member NameKimberly T. Gauthreaux
Clinical Instructor
Faculty Member NameJeanne Mullican
Clinical Instructor