Bachelor of Science in Health Studies
Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies
College of Nursing and Health Sciences
Overview of the program
The Bachelor of Science in Health Studies is designed to prepare graduates of certificate and/or associate degree programs in health care specialties for entry-level management, supervisory, or health education positions. Admission is limited to individuals who are currently enrolled in, or have completed an accredited certificate or associate degree program in a health care specialization (e.g., radiologic technology). The program will provide the junior and senior-level coursework needed for the Bachelor of Science Degree. The length of study will vary based on the student's prior academic experience.
Strengths of the program
- This degree provides a health-care specific bachelor's degree
that is designed to add onto associate and certificate programs.
It is unique in this regard for Southeastern and the region.
- The Department of Kinesiology and Health Studies at
Southeastern is one of the largest department of its type in
Louisiana, with over 600 undergraduate majors, and offers a
variety of degree programs in the diverse field of Health and
- Faculty in the department are nationally-recognized scholars with strong records of publication. Students have opportunities to assist in ongoing research as well as engage in undergraduate research projects.
Kinesiology and Health Studies
Southeastern Louisiana University
SLU Box 10845
Hammond, LA 70402
Department Head: Dr. Eddie Hebert
On Campus: Kinesiology and Health Studies Building, Room 120