Division of Applied Health Sciences

Healthy living. Positive change. Be a servant leader in the thriving health sciences industry.

The applied health sciences industry continues to boom. Consequently, demand is high for knowledgeable graduates prepared to lead in this evolving industry.

Pfeiffer students are known for their desire to seek meaningful employment, and the field of health sciences is overflowing with purposeful careers. Ready to pursue a degree in the health sciences? Perhaps a nursing career or work in health administration? Opportunities abound.

Dean of Division of Applied Health Sciences

Welcome to the Division of Applied Health Sciences.

Our programs are designed to prepare health administrators, managers, nurses, trainers and therapists to become leaders who serve their patients and communities by providing excellent care with integrity and compassion.

I invite you to explore our programs and consider joining our TEAM: Together Everyone helps to Achieve the Mission.

Dr. Vernease Miller

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Our applied sciences programs are offered at Pfeiffer's three campuses: undergraduate programs in Misenheimer; graduate programs in Charlotte, Raleigh-Durham and online; and undergraduate degree completion programs in Charlotte and online.

Undergraduate Programs

Graduate & Professional Programs

Degree Completion


Do you want to inspire healthy living choices through cutting edge health and fitness programs? Would you enjoy working in rehabilitation with athletes? Maybe you envision yourself counseling those in need or easing the transition at end of life? If you’re interested in a career in nursing, sports medicine or counseling, earn a degree through the division of applied health sciences.

Tuition and Fees

We believe that your education is one of the most important financial investments you’ll ever make. Pfeiffer financial aid advisors will work with you to develop a financial aid package that is affordable for you. Click here for current tuition and fees.

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