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Dr. Brigett Scott                                                            Head of the Department of Allied Health Sciences

Allied health refers to occupations that support, aid and increase the efficiency of physicians, dentists or primary clinical specialists.

The Department of Allied Health Sciences is an interdisciplinary group of educational programs offering opportunities from entry-level undergraduate education to advanced educational and clinical practice options for health care professionals.The department uses innovative on-campus and online components to achieve its mission of preparing professionals for today’s health care market.

We invite you to become a member of our allied health family at Nicholls State University where you will learn, live and become a leader in Health Care!


To be recognized as an innovative leader  in the educational preparation of allied health care professionals in south central Louisiana region and beyond.


The mission of the Department of Allied Health Sciences is consistent with the mission statement and goals of the University and the College of Nursing and Allied Health. The Department of Allied Health Sciences is dedicated to meeting the unique geographic and multicultural needs of the region and beyond through teaching, research, and service.

Check out our program brochure: Health Sciences (1)

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