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Dr. Clark, Chair of the department, welcomes you to explore the degree options within our department.


Quick Facts

Health Sciences is the first choice among students, faculty, and professionals with an interest in health, safety, and the environment. Our mission is to create extraordinary learning opportunities supported by ongoing scholarship and meaningful service. Programs include Environmental Health, Health Education, Health Information Management, Medical Laboratory Science, and Safety.  Majors have the opportunity to pursue professional positions in a variety of fields: health promotion and disease prevention, public and environmental health, dissemination of health information, test reporting, safety and health, and more.

Latest Stories

ISU alumnus finds success in safety industry article thumbnailISU alumnus finds success in safety industryUpon graduation from the Illinois State, Paul Wojcieszak '97 was well on his way to creating a promising career for himself in safety. ...
Health Sciences featured student: Jeff Bajema article thumbnailHealth Sciences featured student: Jeff BajemaThe Department of Health Sciences is thrilled to introduce Jeff Bajema of Grand Rapids, Michigan, as the featured student of the week. ...
Weybright featured student for Health Sciences article thumbnailWeybright featured student for Health SciencesThe Department of Health Sciences recognizes Matthew Weybright as our featured student this week. The medical laboratory science major spent four years as a combat medic in the Army. ...
CAST 50×50: Thomas Bierma, Department of Health Sciences article thumbnailCAST 50×50: Thomas Bierma, Department of Health Sciences Thomas Bierma from the Department of Health Sciences is featured in CAST 50x50 series.  ...
Fuller admitted to International Commission on Occupational Health article thumbnailFuller admitted to International Commission on Occupational HealthTom Fuller, faculty member in Illinois State University's safety program, has been admitted to the International Commission on Occupational Health (ICOH). ...

Points of Pride

Illinois State's Environmental Health program is one of only 23 accredited programs in the nation and the only program in Illinois.

More than 90 percent of graduates find jobs within six months of graduation.

Safety students that are involved in the Illinois State's American Industrial Hygiene Association (AIHA) conducted research in uptown bars on the effects of noise on employees.  Their research won first place at AIHA Chicago Section Student Night.


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