The mission of the Department of Health Professions is to provide specialized education designed to prepare students whose career goals encompass the fields represented by the professional health programs within the Department.
Depending on the program, classes are offered on the Tahlequah, Broken Arrow, and/or Muskogee campuses. Nursing and many HFS courses are offered online. Contact the respective program chair for further information.
Dr. Penny Sommers, Program Chair, Human and Family Sciences
Cassandra R. Crawford Ciglar, Program Chair, Dietetics/Nutrition
Dr. Sallie Ruskoski, Program Chair, Medical Laboratory Science
Dr. Diana Mashburn, Program Chair, RN-BSN Program
Dr. Heather Fenton, Program Chair, MSN-Education Program
Donna Roberson, Secretary
Dr. Judith A. Melvin, Program Director
Jenney Fleming, Administrative Assistant
Dr. Karen Patterson, Program Chair
Carla Barnett, Secretary