Lasell University's School of Health Sciences

  • The School of Health Sciences offers personalized field experiences with small class sizes led by faculty with a wide variety of experience and expertise in the field.
  • The Health Science degree program provides students a pathway to Lasell's Master of Science in Athletic Training.
  • Students have the option of completing a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science or Health Science in a 3-year accelerated format or a traditional 4-year format.
  • 100% of students complete at least one internship.
  • 96% of Lasell alumni are employed or in graduate school within 9 months of graduation.

The School of Health Sciences offers small class sizes led by faculty with a wide variety of experience and expertise in the field. Through faculty professional connections and the allied health programs accessible in the greater Boston area, the School of Health Sciences offers personalized field experiences with low instructor to student ratios. Undergraduate programs include Applied Forensic Science, Biology, Exercise Science, Fitness Management, and Health Science.

Undergraduate Programs - student working in lab

Undergraduate Programs
The School of Health Sciences prepares students to work in clincial and lab settings.

Graduate Program - students in athletic training clinic

Graduate Programs
Lasell's Graduate & Professional Studies offers programs 100% online or in an on-campus, blended format.

 

Career & Internship Opportunities

The School of Health Sciences provides professional experiences to prepare students to be career-ready. 100% of students within the School of Health Sciences complete at least 1 professional internship, ranking Lasell by the U.S. News & World Report as 1 of 6 schools nationwide where 100% students participate in an internship. 96% of Lasell alumni were employed or in graduate school within 9 months after graduation. Students within the School of Health Sciences have worked with:

  • Advanced Sports Therapy
  • Bayshore Physical Therapy
  • Boston Children's Waltham Clinic
  • Boston College Strength & Conditioning
  • Boston Medical Center- Stress Testing Laboratory, Cardiac Rehab
  • Boston Sports Club
  • Children's Hospital Boston
  • Emerson Hospital
  • Harvard- Strength & Conditioning
  • Marathon Physical Therapy/Strength & Conditioning
  • Metro West Medical Center in Framingham-Cardiac Rehab
  • New England Baptist Hospital
  • South Shore YMCA
  • Sports and Physical Therapy Associates-Newton
  • STACK Velocity Strength & Conditioning
  • Stadium Performance
  • Velocity
  • Wellesley Athletics-Strength & Conditions

    School of Health Sciences Faculty

    Lasell's distinguished faculty supports the success of students by linking academic expertise with professional experience in all aspects of health science. The School of Health Sciences' faculty members provide a wide variety of experience and expertise in the field.

     

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    Problem-based learning and clinical application, through active participation of students, is critical to the understanding of subject matter and the development of clinical reasoning and critical thinking.

    Cristina Haverty, M.Ed.

    Dean, School of Health Sciences

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