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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

Illinois State recognized for online nursing, bachelor’s programs article thumbnailIllinois State recognized for online nursing, bachelor’s programsMennonite College of Nursing at Illinois State University has once again been recognized as having one of the Best Online Nursing Programs, according to U.S. News & World Report.  ...
Safety alumna Angela Banerjee’s success story article thumbnailSafety alumna Angela Banerjee’s success storyIf anyone has displayed how hard work and persistence can pay off in the long run, Angela Banerjee '93 has done just that. ...
Health Sciences featured student: Katie Schumacher article thumbnailHealth Sciences featured student: Katie SchumacherThis week's featured student, Katie Schumacher, is a community health education student in the Department of Health Sciences. Katie was nominated to be a featured student by her academic advisor, Anjie Almeda. ...
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. ...

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.


Anjie Almeda
Anjie Almeda, FHS 311
(309) 438-5353
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