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College of Health Sciences


PLNU’s College of Health Sciences offers a wide range of bachelor’s and master’s degrees designed to help students improve the health and wellbeing of their communities. Our programs seek to challenge students to think critically and authentically and develop meaningful, practical experience as they engage the world.

Faculty are caring and skilled professionals who bring extensive industry experience directly into the following programs: Kinesiology, Integrative Wellness, Athletic Training, Clinical Counseling, Physician Assistant EducationOccupational Therapy, and Anatomy.

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Opportunities For Engagement

Becoming an expert in human health doesn't just happen within the walls of a classroom — it’s developed through practical experience, internships, and clinical partnerships with hospitals, clinics, therapy offices, training centers, and more throughout San Diego’s burgeoning health sciences industry. These real-world experiences are strengthened by the ability to network and seek mentorship within PLNU’s community of current students, alumni, and faculty. Overall, the College of Health Sciences offers many opportunities for meaningful engagement and personal growth.

Location and Hours

PLNU Balboa Regional Center
9055 Balboa Avenue
San Diego, CA 92123

Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Holiday hours may vary.


Contact Us

If you’d like to learn more about the PLNU’s College of Health Sciences or any other departments, please feel free to reach out!

Amber Courtney
Administrative Assistant
(619) 849-7957

Jeff Sullivan
Dean of College of Health Sciences
(619) 849-7962