Department Chair: Kraig Chugg
Location: Marriott Allied Health Building, Rm 109
Telephone Contact: Brandy Heiner 801-626-6505
Professor: Jim Hutchins; Associate Professor: Carol Naylor; Assistant Professors: Kraig Chugg, Curtis DeFriez, Kathryn Newton, Travis Price; Instructor: Louise Tate
The Associate of Science in Health Sciences (ASHS) prepares students for entrance into a wide variety of health professions currently housed in the Dumke College of Health Professions (DCHP) such as Dental Hygiene, Nursing, Radiologic Technology, Respiratory Therapy, Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Health Information Systems and Health Administrative Services. It also serves as a preparatory associate’s degree for other Weber State University Bachelor of Science majors including: Anthropology, Gerontology, Health Education, Human Performance, Recreation, Social Work, Technical Sales and many Bachelor of Integrated Studies (BIS) programs.
The Health Sciences Department participates in the interdisciplinary Neuroscience Minor Program. Students who wish to enroll in this program should indicate their desire to do so with the program coordinator who will help them work out a proper combination of courses to fit their particular needs. (See the Engaged Learning and Interdisciplinary Programs section of this catalog.)
ProgramsAssociate of Science