One way that people’s body dissatisfaction is socially expressed is through engaging in negative conversations with friends regarding how unhappy they are with their bodies.
At Emmanuel, your neighbors are the world-renowned surgeons, researchers and experts of the famed Longwood Medical and Academic Area.
Studying biology with a concentration in health science just steps from these world-class hospitals and research institutions gives our students immediate access and opportunity to intern and research with experts in every field of interest. This program is structured for students interested in pursuing careers in the Health Sciences, including medicine, dentistry, and physician's assistant, nursing, or public health.
View the 2022-2023 Academic Catalog to find course titles, numbers and descriptions.
Requirements for Concentration:
Students who declare the Health Science concentration will work with their advisor to ensure that other non-major requirements are met for post-undergraduate careers. Examples include:
Students are also encouraged to consider the following electives to further enhance their studies in Health Sciences:
At the completion of a degree from the Biology Department, the student will have: