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2023-2024 Academic Catalog 
2023-2024 Academic Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Center for Health Sciences

Center for Health Sciences, which includes the College of Allied Health, Carr College of Nursing, and the College of Pharmacy, was established in 2011 to enhance collaboration and encourage interprofessional education among all of Harding University’s health-related programs. The resulting synergy between programs enhances the educational experience for students while elevating professional opportunities for faculty and staff.

Colleges and Departments

The following colleges and departments are contained within the Center:



Susan Kehl, Ph.D., RN, CNE
    Carr College of Nursing
Julie A. Hixson-Wallace, Pharm.D., BCPS
    College of Pharmacy
Michael McGalliard, Sc.D., PT
    College of Allied Health

Chairs/Program Directors:

Mary Madill, MS, PA-C
    Physician Assistant Program
Kevin Ramey, Ph.D., PT
    Physical Therapy Program
Melanie Meeker, Ph.D., CCC-SLP
    Department of Communication Sciences and Disorders
Justin Bland, Ph.D., ACSM-EP
    Department of Exercise and Sport Sciences


Bachelor of Arts

Bachelor of Science

Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Accelerated Programs

Master of Science

Master of Science in Nursing