College of Health Sciences and Human Performance

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Vincennes University prepares students to enter health and wellness professions immediately after graduation or position graduates to earn bachelor's degrees. The faculty in our health and wellness programs are dedicated professionals who care about your success and will work with you to achieve your specific goals. 
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WELCOME FROM THE DEAN 
MICHELLE CUMMINS

Welcome to The College of Health Sciences and Human Performance. Vincennes University has a variety of programs that prepare students to enter health and wellness professions immediately after graduation. Our health and wellness faculty are dedicated professionals who care about your success.

MCUMMINS@VINU.EDU • 812-888-5090

Departments

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Funeral Service Education

Funeral Service Education
Department Chair
Geoffrey Hodgson

Funeral Service Education focuses on providing education and training for individuals interested in pursuing a career in the funeral service industry. This field of study prepares students to become funeral service professionals, often known as funeral directors, morticians, or undertakers.



Health Care Services Administration

Health Care Services Administration
Department Chair
Janet Thomas

Health Care Services Administration is a program that focuses on preparing students for leadership roles in the healthcare industry. This field of study is designed to equip students with the knowledge and skills necessary to effectively manage and lead healthcare organizations and improve the delivery of healthcare services.



Health Information Management

Health Information Management
Department Chair
Janet Thomas

Health Information Management (HIM) focuses on the organization, management, and utilization of health-related data and information within the healthcare industry. HIM professionals play a crucial role in ensuring the accuracy, security, and accessibility of patient health records and other medical information.



Kinesiology, Sport, & Physical Ed.

Kinesiology, Sport, & Physical Ed.
Department Chair
Misty Bohnert

The Kinesiology, Sport, & Physical Education department offers a range of academic programs and courses related to the study of human movement, physical activity, sports, and exercise. The department's focus is on understanding the science, mechanics, and physiology of movement and promoting physical health and well-being through various physical activities and sports.



Nursing AS

Nursing AS
Department Chair
Jill R. Chrispell

The Nursing, A.S. will provide students with the foundational knowledge and practical skills necessary to become registered nurses. An Associate of Science in Nursing degree program is designed to prepare students for entry-level nursing positions in various healthcare settings.



Nursing LPN to BSN Completion

Nursing LPN to BSN Completion
Department Chair
Stephanie Garrett

Unlock a world of opportunity with Vincennes University's LPN to BSN degree program. As a licensed practical nurse, you have the chance to elevate your career and earning potential. Our program allows you to live and work wherever job openings arise, thanks to the flexibility of online learning.



Nursing Practical

Nursing Practical
Department Chair
Nellie Jones

The program emphasizes hands-on training in practical nursing skills, such as administering medications, taking vital signs, dressing wounds, assisting with activities of daily living, and observing and reporting changes in patients' conditions.



Nursing RN to BSN Completion

Nursing RN to BSN Completion
Department Chair
Tamera L. Halter

Our Nursing RN to BSN Completion program is designed for Registered Nurses (RNs) who already hold an Associate Degree in Nursing or a Nursing Diploma. The program is specifically tailored to help RNs further their education and obtain a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree.



Pharmacy Technology

Pharmacy Technology
Department Chair
Jillian Kiefer

The Pharmacy Technology department is dedicated to providing comprehensive education and training in the field of pharmaceutical sciences and medication management. As an integral part of the healthcare industry, pharmacy technicians play a crucial role in ensuring the safe and effective distribution of medications to patients.



Physical Therapist Assistant

Physical Therapist Assistant
Department Chair
Rachel Lampert PT, DPT

Our Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) program provides education and training for individuals interested in becoming licensed physical therapist assistants. PTAs work under the supervision of licensed physical therapists to provide rehabilitative care to patients with physical injuries or conditions.



Surgical Technology

Surgical Technology
Department Chair
Melissa Brothers

Our Surgical Technology Department provides training for individuals interested in becoming surgical technologists, also known as operating room technicians or scrub techs. Surgical technologists are vital members of the surgical team who assist surgeons and other healthcare professionals in the operating room.



Bachelor Degrees

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Associates Degrees

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Certificate Programs

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