The Biological, Physical, and Health Sciences department provides affordable, quality education and career opportunities to both traditional and non-traditional students in the life sciences, and particularly in the health sciences; To accomplish this mission, our faculty and staff adhere to very high academic standards in instructional delivery and hands-on laboratory / clinical exercises.
We have an unwavering commitment to sustain and continually improve every segment of our programs as part of our scholastic endeavor. Students are encouraged not only to be active participants in the classroom, but to take advantage of life enrichment opportunities such as those provided by the University’s Perspective Lecture Series which brings to EWU the finest writers, artists, philosophers, and social critics of our time.
Enduring partnerships and internship opportunities are continually being fostered with world-class institutions like The Field Museum, The Brookfield Zoo, and Chicago Botanical Garden to provide our students with priceless opportunities as preparation grounds for future productive lives in the workforce. Likewise, we have established clinical affiliations with state-of-the-art hospital facilities and homes in the Chicagoland area for the practicum sessions and clinical training of our health sciences programs.
The Biological, Physical, and Health Sciences department offers great opportunities for students who plan to go to medical school (MD & DO), dental school (DDS & DMD), veterinary school (DVM), optometry school (OD), or podiatry school (DPM) through our rigorous Life Sciences Program. These students will be able to earn their Bachelor’s degree in Liberal Arts. Prospective students interested in pursuing careers in nursing, physical therapy, marine biology, et cetera are also able to begin their academic path at East-West University.
In a nutshell, the Biological, Physical, and Health Sciences Program is geared to serve our students to become the very best they possibly can.