The College of St. Scholastica
1200 Kenwood Avenue
Duluth, MN 55811
TTY/TDD: (218) 723-6790
Rondell S. Berkeland, Ed.D, M.P.H., OTR
Fast Facts: Health Sciences
36 health science/related credits
16 upper-division health science/related
Clinical experience gained while enrolled in another CSS program may be applied to the health sciences major under certain circumstances. Numerous opportunities exist for internships in health care facilities throughout the Duluth-Superior area. Program staff work closely with students to help identify internship opportunities.
Equipped with critical thinking skills and a broad knowledge of health care and human services systems, graduates of this program have gone on to work in continuing care retirement communities, hospitals, nonprofits and other healthcare facilities. Others have pursued graduate study in such areas as occupational therapy, athletic training other health science professions.
Boost your brain power and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, French, German, Latin, Ojibwe, Russian and Spanish.
"I chose to major in health sciences because it aligned with both my enthusiasm for exploring the sciences and my desire to work with the local community. CSS offers a strong interaction among students, peers and professors which contributes to more success for students."
– Kai Mitchell, ‘14