School of Health Sciences

​​Have a question about the School of Health Sciences?

Contact us directly via email (AskSOHS@dcccd.edu) or phone at 972-860-8912.

 
 

Are you interested in the School of Health Sciences?

 
 
 

The School of Health Sciences at Dallas College will encourage you to learn, question assumptions and stand up for the vulnerable.

In addition, as a student in the School of Health Sciences, you will be guided to:

  • follow ethical standards for health care professionals
  • promote a lifetime of fitness, health and wellness
  • use evidence-based practices
  • provide safe, competent care to communities you serve

The School of Health Sciences can prepare you to work in many levels of health care. We offer a wide range of training, from continuing education to credit programs. We also provide pathways to additional degrees, certifications and licenses.

 
 

News Features About the School of Health Sciences

 
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School of Health Science Career Fair Fall 2022

​The School of Health Sciences Career Fair is an opportunity to connect and engage with employers recruiting Dallas College students and alumni to fill available opportunities.

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Making a Difference: Melanie Hollis

​Learn how Melanie Hollis in Veterinary Technology is making a difference in the lives of students.

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Virtual Care Training at Dallas College Offers a Portal to Future Medical Careers

​Early in her life, Lisa LaBruce dreamed of becoming a nurse. But the fear of needles made her squeamish and sent her to nonclinical occupations like administrative assistant, executive secretary and financial analyst.

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Dallas College Shines: Teresiah Njenga’s Journey from Kenya to Brookhaven

​Teresiah Njenga, a 55-year-old student from Kenya and a Dallas College nursing major, shares her journey from Kenya to Brookhaven.

 
What do I love about my job? I love my co-workers, and I love my patients and their families. The surprising part about this job is how much I've learned about humanity, how kind people are. There are many wonderful people out there.” Read Vanessa's story.
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Vanessa H. Nguyen, RRT
Respiratory Therapist, Methodist Dallas Medical Center