Our Mission: Prepare Health Care Professionals for 21st Century Health Care

The mission of the School of Health Care Professions is to provide students with a high-quality, professional, undergraduate educational experience culminating in a bachelor of science degree with one of the following majors: clinical laboratory science (options in medical technology, cytotechnology, or histotechnology) or health science (options in health care administration, health care informatics, pre-physical therapy, pre-occupational therapy, and provides advising and guidance in undergraduate courses for pre-nursing.
 
The SHCP's policy is to provide equal opportunities in accordance with all regulations supported by UWSP as stated in the current university catalog. The SHCP shall provide equal access to and opportunity in its programs, facilities, and employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, nation origin, gender, age, marital status, disability, public assistance status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Our Vision: Exploring and deepening interdisciplinary partnerships, while expanding traditional and non-traditional learning opportunities through community outreach, articulation, service, and travel.

The SHCP provides an educational environment for you within its majors and program concentrations that is broad-based in health science disciplines, encourages clear oral and written communication, promotes ethical and professional behavior in all professional roles, and requires application of skills of critical inquiry to issues and problem-solving across disciplines and within specific content areas.