College of Health Professions
The College of Health Professions currently offers an extensive variety of programs that are appealing to anyone interested in the health professions. Our 15 academic programs consist of the clinical doctorate Physical Therapy program; the entry-level masters degree programs of Clinical Dietetics, Medical Dosimetry, Occupational Therapy, Physician Assistant Studies, Public Health, and Speech Language Pathology; and the baccalaureate level programs of Allied Health Sciences, Allied Health Sciences - Respiratory Care, Cardiovascular Sonography, Diagnostic Medical Sonography - General (Abdominal & OB GYN), Health Information Management, Medical Laboratory Science, Radiation Therapy, and Therapeutic Recreation.
To create an environment that is recognized and respected for excellence in teaching, scholarship and service to the community, our professions, and the constituents we serve.
We will be recognized for our collegiality, collaboration, evidence based practice, and development of life-long learners.
To prepare exceptional professionals who will impact the health and well-being of the larger community.
- Professional and ethical behavior
- Respect and appreciation of differences
- Life-long learning
- Excellence in teaching, scholarship, practice
- Appreciation of personal well-being
- Collegiality and collaboration
- Social responsibility
September 25, 2018 5:45 PM - 8:30 PM
Reception, Documentary, Panel FREE INTERDISCIPLINARY EVENT FOR STUDENTS & FACULTY Medical mistakes lead to as many as 440,000 preventable deaths every year, making it the #3 leading cause of...
October 5, 2018 7:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Our globe, our profession and our influence: paradoxes of advances and global health inequities KEYNOTE PRESENTATION by Justice Nyigmah Bawole (PhD) Associate Professor and Head of Department Department...
In the News
August 01, 2018
Identical twins Nick and Zack Lewan are marrying identical twins Kassie and Krissie Bevier.
July 27, 2018
Music major Lucy Finkel, '05, returned to GVSU for a graduate degree in speech-language pathology.
July 23, 2018
Teens felt what it's like to be a physical therapist, sonographer and speech-language pathologist.
July 18, 2018
More than 280 works of art have been installed in Raleigh J. Finkelstein Hall.