Undergraduate Major: Community Health Sciences
Community Health Sciences Major
If you are thinking of a career in any aspect of health, you should be thinking of Community Health Sciences (CHS). Through a curriculum both varied and inter-related subjects such as bioethics, spirituality, kinesiology and health policy, encourage our CHS majors to explore health from multiple perspectives: emotional, social, spiritual, intellectual, environmental as well as physical.
The School of Community Health Sciences currently has a single major, Community Health Sciences. To quickly find out about our undergraduate program and major you may wish to investigate:
Our undergraduate students are prepared to work in a variety of public and private positions from hospital administration to community health educator to fitness training. In addition, the broad perspective of health that our undergraduate students develop has been recognized as a distinct advantage for graduate programs including medicine, physical therapy, business and public health among many others. A list of possible career opportunities for the CHS major can be accessed here.
For information specific to the Community Health Sciences major please use the links above. For more general university information please refer to the University of Nevada, Reno homepage or refer directly to admissions, core courses required of all University of Nevada, Reno, undergraduate students, transfer from other institutions or enter criteria in the search box.
To learn about how to get started as a new student, please visit the Division of Health Sciences student website for forms and application instructions for the University of Nevada, Reno.
In order to schedule an appointment:
1. Click on the link above
2. Register in the system
3. Log in
4. Select the type of Academic Advising
5. Select the advisor if there is more than one option
6. Click the date which you would like to be advised on (WHITE AREA)
7. It will prompt you on the right screen calendar to select a time
8. If you have special instructions, i/e changing major/professional plan/summer/issues type in there
9. Click Finalize Appointment and you and your advisor will receive a confirmation
DHS Student Center Information
Orvis Building, Room # 104
(775) 682-5930 (voice message only)