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Department of Health Services

Department of Health Services


Clicical Laboratory Science (B..)  Clinical Laboratory Science Certificate

Communit Health (B.S.)  Health Services Administration Certificate

Health Science (B.S.)  Health Science (M.S.)

Physician Assistant Studies (M.P.A.S.)



News and Upcoming Deadlines

Volunteer Opportunity

In conjunction with FSU's College of Medicine, Collier County is offering a volunteer opportunity to Health Science and Community Health students. Volunteers would work as teaching assistants or tutors at the Immokalee Health Education Site where they would tutor rural minority middle and high school students in the sciences. The goal of this program is to help more rural minority children not only make it to college, but graduate with science and health-related degrees. Participants would recieve service-learning hours, gain valuable leadership skills, and gain communication skills.

To apply or learn more about this opportunity, please contact Jodi Truel, Collier County SSTRIDE Coordinator, at (239) 658-3121 or

 New Programs are coming to the Department of Health Sciences!

The Board of Trustees has approved the addition of two new programs: Public Health (BS) and Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS). The Public Health (BS) degree program will begin enrolling this fall semester 2017. The Physician Assistant Studies (MPAS) program is being developed and will begin enrolling pending provisional accreditation.

Please direct any questions regarding the upcoming MPAS program to Lori Zallie: 239-745-4477or

Please direct any questions regarding the upcoming Public Health (BS) degree program to Laura Carlton: 239-590-7495 or


The 2016 edition of the Health Sciences Newsletter is now available!