College of Health Sciences

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Administrative Officers

Administrative Officers
Dean Michael Lacourse, PhD
Associate Dean  Rosanne Keathley, PhD
Assistant Dean for Medical and Allied Health Programs Jack Turner, PhD
Chair, Department of Family and Consumer Sciences Susan Reichelt, PhD
Chair, Department of Health Services and Promotion Miguel Zuniga, PhD
Chair, Department of Kinesiology Liette Ocker, PhD
Director, School of Nursing Anne Stiles, PhD, RN


Rebecca AulbachLilibeth Al-KofahyStephen BrownValencia Browning-Keen, Laura Burleson, Deborah DuncanHeather Frazier, Harriet Griggs, Terry HaleBill Hyman, Susan HollandCharmin Horton,  Linda JamesRosanne KeathleyJames Landa, Caterina LoGalboMarianne Moore,  Forstine MorrisDenise NeillAmanda Scarbrough, Anne StilesJudy TollenaereMelissa Vander Stucken, Shirley WallaceJanis H. White, Elizabeth WilhiteKelly ZinnMiguel Zuniga


The College of Health Sciences collaborates with community and global partners to:

  •  Provide accessible student-centered education in the health professions for a diverse population of traditional and non-traditional students;
  •  Advance health science knowledge and evidence-based practice through scholarship; and
  •  Promote stewardship of individual and population health and quality of life in Texas, the nation and the world through evidence-based practices.


The College seeks to become an acknowledged leader in educating health science professionals.

Graduates will be prepared to succeed in their chosen health profession through mastery of the appropriate knowledge and skills, a well-developed sense of professionalism, and a strong commitment to promoting health and providing quality care.

Contact Information
Main Office: 936.294.2300


Academic Programs

Master's Degrees
Major, Degree Department
Dietetics, M.S. Family and Consumer Sciences
Family and Consumer Sciences, M.S. Family and Consumer Sciences
Health, M.A. Health Services and Promotion
Health Care Quality and Safety, M.S. Health Services and Promotion
Kinesiology, M.S. (Sport Management) Kinesiology
Kinesiology, M.S. (Sport and Human Performance) Kinesiology
Sport Management, M.S. Kinesiology
Graduate Certificate Department
Advanced Exercise Testing and Prescription Kinesiology


Family and Consumer Sciences (FACS)
Health (HLTH)
Kinesiology (KINS)

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