Setting You On a Path to Health
The School of Nursing and Health Sciences offers a strong foundation in the basic sciences, and technology, enhanced by diverse experiential learning opportunities.
Students are mentored in the development of career-related skills in a student-centered curriculum that fosters an active learning environment and practical experience in the health care and human performance fields.
A REWARDING CAREER AWAITS
We offer a comprehensive educational program to prepare students for rewarding careers in the health-related fields of athletic training, exercise science, health science, public health, nutritional science and rehabilitation science.
Imagine Studying in the School of Nursing and Health Sciences
Here, you’ll prepare for a rewarding future in the rapidly evolving healthcare industry. With a solid foundation in science, technology, and math, you’ll use brand-new, state-of-the-art lab equipment to apply your newfound knowledge in a collaborative, experiential learning environment. Featuring classes taught by highly experienced faculty, the School of Nursing and Health Sciences is the perfect place for you to make your mark.
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Take the Next Step in Your Graduate Education
Prior to their first clinical placement, Merrimack’s sophomore nursing students will take part in a special ceremony that honors the College’s Augustinian Catholic roots.
NOTABLE & QUOTABLE
Associate Clinical Professor and Director of Athletic Training Birgid Hopkins, MS, ATC, was featured in a Board of Certification For the Athletic Trainer article on preparing students for the BOC exam.
School of Health Sciences
of 2021 nursing and health sciences’ graduates had a job or participated in service or graduate programs within nine months of graduation.
of 2021 nursing and health sciences’ graduates engaged in experiential learning – participating in an internship or co-op to gain hands-on experience.
of 2021 nursing and health sciences’ graduates attended graduate school, including Brown University, MCPHS University and Merrimack.