Dean's Welcome Letter
Thank you for your interest in CSU's College of Health Sciences Programs. Our faculty include skilled clinicians and advanced health science professionals who help to prepare, nurture and develop leaders in the health sciences industry who influence the delivery of healthcare.
The faculty has designed a rigorous curriculum with innovative classrooms, simulated/real-life clinical practicums and community-based experiences to meet the healthcare needs of a diverse healthcare system.
As you decide your future as a healthcare professional, you can choose from a complete range of nationally recognized, accredited degree programs, from undergraduate to graduate. An outstanding educational experience awaits you that will enrich your life and enhance your career opportunities in the ever-growing field of healthcare. During your time in the College of Health Sciences, you can become involved in the wide-range of research activities of our esteemed faculty and staff.
We are widely known for:
- excellent teaching
- excellent student learning environments
- innovative research programs
- extensive community engagement.
The College of Health Sciences embraces an urban mission. You will be able to take advantage of a rich cultural environment through fieldwork and internship experiences. We partner with some of the best healthcare facilities and medical centers in the Chicagoland area.
I invite you to browse through our website, to get acquainted with the many facets of the College of Health Sciences here at Chicago State University. We hope to assist you in achieving your educational and professional goals with a career in healthcare.
Best wishes as you begin your educational journey!
Dr. Tyra L. Dean-Ousley, EdD, APRN, FNP-BC
Acting Dean College of Health Sciences
Chairperson, Department of Nursing