Health Sciences - Professional is a Bachelor of Science degree program within the Health Sciences Department. It is offered as an honours major.

Are you interested in a career in health sciences but are not intending to apply for medical school or take the MCAT exam? The Health Sciences – Pre-Professional Honours Major is a great pathway for alternative health streams such as nursing, midwifery, physical therapy, lab technology, pharmacology, and many more. This program supports students in their unique admission requirements for various post-graduate programs in the health sciences while delivering an interdisciplinary study of health and its impact on populations, and personal and societal health and well-being.

Begin to explore what your four years in this program might look like.


Featured Courses

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Participate in an internship in an applied or research setting related to health and well-being to gain work experience, mentorship and networking opportunities with professionals.

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Apply the knowledge and skills you have acquired in the classroom to various field studies.

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Hear from guest speakers and participate in seminars to learn more about specific research or fields within the health sector.

Experiential Learning Opportunities

Use our learning and practice facilities, including a kinesiology lab, to gain hands-on experiences.

Meet the Faculty

Dr. Sarah Reid Assistant Professor of Health Sciences

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Student Story

Emily Kendall
Biology student ‘14


Emily Kendall
Biology student ‘14

" At Redeemer, I was able to experience the world of science through a lens of a Christian worldview and to appreciate the innate details of God’s creation. More than that, through my classes, I was given the opportunity to apply my passion for optometry and prepare for graduate studies. "


  • Healthcare Administration
  • Health Education
  • Health Agency Promotion
  • Optometrist
  • Health Research
  • Midwife
  • Research Lab Technician
  • Pharmacist

Graduate Programs

  • MA in Medical Microbiology
  • MSc in Biomedical Sciences
  • MSc in Global Health
  • MSc in Medical Science

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