Health Science

Health Science Health Science

Gain a foundational understanding of human health. Propel yourself into the Healthcare field.


Health science is an interdisciplinary program that trains students in natural science and human biology. Students complete requirements that are essential for graduate programs in various allied health fields, such as physical therapy, occupational therapy, public health, and physician assistant programs. Our program offers a broad exposure to biology, chemistry, psychology, and kinesiology, equipping you for a future career in the field of health. With Saint Mary’s small class sizes and discussion-driven courses, you’ll receive plenty of personalized attention to help meet your academic goals. You’ll have numerous opportunities to make discoveries alongside our world-renowned faculty or while studying abroad.



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A student in a chemistry vent hood conducting cellular research

Get Hands-On Experience

Every summer, Saint Mary’s students have the unprecedented opportunity to gain real scientific research experience—and get paid for it.

St. Luke's Health Society

Join St. Luke's Pre-Health Society

If you are interested in pursuing a career in healthcare, St. Luke's Pre-Health Society is a great resource. The club provides its members with opportunities to learn about and get involved in the healthcare field, including internships, guest speakers, and alumni mentorship.

For more information contact Jassi Kaur (

Explore More Ways to Get Involved

Students in the Peer Advocates for Wellness (PAWS) club work with the Wellness Division of the College to provide informative, interactive, and fun programming that advances the well-being of SMC students.

School and Program Contact Information

Jasvinder (Jassi) Kaur, RDN, PhD

Professor and Director of Health Sciences