College of Health Sciences & Human Services

Nursing students participate in a simulation

The College of Health Sciences & Human Services includes a variety of undergraduate programs within various health care and human services fields, including Athletic Training, Health Care Administration, Kinesiology, Professional Nursing Studies, and Social Work. In addition, the Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies program, the Doctor of Occupational Therapy program, and the Doctor of Physical Therapy program are also included within the school.

Mission Statement

The mission of the College of Health Sciences & Human Services at Methodist University is to prepare undergraduate and graduate students for careers as health professionals. Programs in the College of Health Sciences & Human Services support collaboration between the health disciplines and are committed to lifelong learning as evidenced by critical thinking, compassionate and caring interactions, and the delivery of ethical and evidence-based health care services to research and/or promote health and wellness locally, regionally, and globally.

Vision Statement

The College of Health Sciences & Human Services at Methodist University will promote wellness, quality health care, and ethical practices through excellence in education, research, service, and community engagement. The College is committed to becoming recognized as a provider of superior quality education and service driven by entrepreneurial thinking and a spirit of stewardship.

College Dean, Department Chairs & Program Directors

Dean: Dr. Trey Hoyt

  • Department of Kinesiology
    Chair: Dr. Amanda Ransom
  • Department of Health Care Administration
    Interim Chair: Dr. Donald Brady
  • Department of Nursing
    Chair: Dr. Shannon Matthews
  • Department of Occupational Therapy
    Chair: Dr. Meredith Gronski
  • Department of Physical Therapy
    Chair: Dr. Gina Musolino
  • Department of Physician Assistant Studies
    Chair: Dr. Christina Perry
  • Department of Social Work
    Chair: Dr. Carla Fagan

College of Health Sciences & Human Services Programs

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