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School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
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(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
inhealth@oakland.edu

School of Health Sciences

Academic Advising
3070 Human Health Building
433 Meadow Brook Road
Rochester, MI 48309-4452
(location map)
(248) 370-2369
shs@oakland.edu

Dean's Office
Human Health Building
(248) 370-3562
inhealth@oakland.edu

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Interdisciplinary Health Sciences

Where life and health interests intersect

Through the perspectives of behavioral, social and natural sciences, Interdisciplinary Health Sciences embraces hands-on research and real-world experiences. Students may choose to major in Nutrition, or major in Health Sciences and choose a concentration in Pre-health Professional StudiesHolistic Health or Pre-pharmacy for pursuit of advanced graduate education (M.D., D.O., PA, DDS, DVM, etc.). Transfer students can continue their Associate in Arts and Sciences degree with a Bachelor of Science in Applied Health Sciences.

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Dr. Jennifer Lucarelli
Associate Professor and Chair
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
3098 Human Health Building
lucarell@oakland.edu

Nancy Demo
Executive Secretary
3115 Human Health Building
demo@oakland.edu
(248) 364-8673

Community Health Engagement Minor

A minor in Community Health Engagement is an option for students who wish to explore the community health policies, practices and predictors that impact health. The minor provides students with hands-on learning opportunities focused in real-world community settings to learn about health engagement in diverse populations. A total of 20 credits are required for the minor, including 16 core credits and 4 elective credits.

View the requirements for a minor in Community Health Engagement in the Undergraduate Catalog.

Holistic Health Minor

The Holistic Health minor provides coursework that centers on lifestyle changes and self-care to promote wellness through diet, exercise, mental health and spiritual awareness. The minor integrates principles of conventional and alternative practices to prepare students for opportunities in private and clinical holistic care centers. A total of 20 credits are required for the minor, including 14 core credits and a minimum of 6 elective credits.

View the requirements for a minor in Holistic Health in the Undergraduate Catalog.

Nutrition and Health Minor

A minor in Nutrition and Health is available to students in any degree program. A total of 22 credits are required for the minor, including 18 core credits and 4 elective credits. A minimum GPA of 2.00 is required in each course for the minor.

View the requirements for a minor in Nutrition and Health in the Undergraduate Catalog.