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ULM Dental Hygiene's mobile unit provides practical experience for students while serving the region.

State of the art simulation labs allow students to perfect their skills before being placed in a clinical environment.

Speech and Hearing Clinic evaluates and treats individuals of all ages who experience communication problems.

Certification and licensure pass rates are consistently above the national average and often at 100%.

Students are prepared to work in a variety of health care professions.


The College of Health Sciences is dedicated to the education of health care professionals who serve the people of Louisiana and beyond. The College is comprised of two schools, the School of Allied Health and the Kitty DeGree School of Nursing, that offer degrees at the undergraduate and graduate levels.

These are exciting times to be in health care with advances in technology, new discoveries, and a high demand for health care professionals. Come visit our campus, meet us, join us, and prepare for a life changing career in the health sciences. 


Recent College News

ULM Doctor of Physical Therapy Program attains Candidate for Accreditation status

The University of Louisiana Monroe Doctor of Physical Therapy Program is proud to announce an accomplishment that has been three years in the making. Effective November 10, 2022, the ULM DPT Program has been granted Candidate for Accreditation status by the Commission on Accreditation in Physical Therapy Education (CAPTE.) This status allows ULM to begin admitting students to the program. The initial cohort of more than 40 students will begin in the fall semester of 2023.

ULM Speech-Language Pathology student awarded scholarship

Sarah Gilmore, a second-year ULM Speech-Language Pathology graduate student from Natchitoches, La. was recently awarded a $1,500 scholarship from the Association of Speech-Language Pathologists and Audiologists in Louisiana Schools (SPALS).

ULM Speech-Language Pathology to host open house

The ULM Speech-Language Pathology Program will host an in-person and virtual Open House on Friday, November 11 from 9:00-11:00 in Sugar Hall 101 or through Zoom. All prospective Speech-Language Pathology Graduate Students are invited to attend. Students will learn about the application process, the academic and clinical components of the SLP program, and receive financial aid and housing information. They will also have the opportunity to meet the faculty, tour the Kitty DeGree Speech and Hearing Center, and speak with graduate students.


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Health Sciences News

CHS Procedures Manual [.pdf]

CHS Student Background Check
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CHS Suspicious Behavior Checklist  [.pdf]

LED RLC Executive Report 2020

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Journal of Interprofessional Practice and Collaboration

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