School of Health Sciences

The School of Health Sciences is devoted to teaching, scholarship, research, and clinical practice. We seek to improve health and quality of life for people through a Christ-centered ministry of healing by providing learner centered education, clinical care and community engagement for underrepresented communities. With a commitment to excellence, the school serves local, state, national, and international citizens.

Mission Statement

The IWU School of Health Sciences is committed to developing compassionate graduates that are clinically, professionally, and culturally competent for careers in Public Health, Athletic Training, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy and related health professions.

Vision Statement

The Indiana Wesleyan University School of Health Sciences seeks to become an influential provider of clinical, inter-professional, and culturally competent health and human service professionals at the local, state, national, and global levels from a Christian worldview.

Academic Programs

The School of Health Sciences is committed to providing the best education possible to empower our students to fulfill their potential towards making a meaningful impact upon humanity. Our programs focus on educating students to become leaders in their respective areas of health care, whether it be in occupational therapy, physical therapy, athletic training, or in public health. We are committed to changing the world, beginning in our own communities and to the ends of the earth. Our strategic plan includes the development of new health care and health related programs, both at the undergraduate and graduate degree level. Many of our students will engage in collaborative scholarly work with one of our world-class professors, and all of our students will experience personal faculty-student mentorship during their transformative educational experience.

Associate Degree

Bachelor's Degree

Master's Degrees



Our generous transfer policy means that eligible students may be able to enter a program at IWU in advanced standing, shortening their time to completion and saving them money on their education. IWU’s partnerships with other institutions also provide pathways to bachelor’s degree completion, meaning an easier transition to IWU. Talk to one of our program representatives to learn more.


IWU is committed to the success of each student with professional advisors and faculty who have real-life experience in addition to their academic training. Many faculty members are practicing their expertise in the marketplace alongside teaching, offering students a unique opportunity for networking, career advice and industry insights.