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Health care and scientific research are rapidly growing fields. And participating in Parkside's applied health sciences major helps you become competitive within this expanding job market.
A strong emphasis on clinical medical experiences –including 300 hours of patient contact –makes our applied health sciences major unique. Exposure to the actual job helps you gain a deeper understanding of the various professional medical opportunities available, before you graduate.
Plus, this hands-on learning is required for most graduate programs in professional fields such as Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Chiropractic, Physician Assistant, Athletic Training, and Kinesiology/Exercise Science. Many Parkside applied health sciences majors go on to successfully pursue advanced degrees.
Learn more the Applied Health Sciences Program at Parkside.