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Brooks College of Health

Interested in a healthcare major/career?

Want to live with others who share your interest in health?

 

 

 

The Brooks College of Health LLC unites students interested in pursuing Brooks College of Health majors and considering a career in a health-related field. The learning community intentionally develops students' academic and professional skills needed to make strong decisions and succeed as an undergraduate student and future health professional.

 


 

Apply for 2015-2016 Program

 

BCH LLC Experience

 

As a participant in the Brooks College of Health LLC, a student can expect to...

 
  • Develop an understanding of academic requirements needed to pursue a major in a health field and obtain decision-making skills necessary for sound major selection
  • Interact with health faculty, staff, and students inside and outside the classroom
  • Cultivate leadership skills essential for a successful future health care career
  • Explore health professions and resources both within and outside of the UNF community
 

 Applicants Requirements:            

 
  • Must complete a Housing Contract and be eligible to participate in the housing room selection process.
  • Must be in good standing academically, and with University and Housing and Residence Life Conduct.
  • Must intend to purse either a Brooks College of Health major and/or a health-related career.
 

 Events in process:  

 
  • Career Exploration
  • Retreats and Dinners
  • Faculty and professionals in the field connections
  • Rock Climbing
  • Academic Advising
  • Paddleboarding
  • Service Learning Trip
  • Tubing
 

 Applicable Majors:  

 
  • Nursing
  • Community Health
  • Exercise Science
  • Health Administration
  • Athletic Training
  • Nutrition and Dietetics
  • Any student interested in a healthcare career (e.g., Physical Therapist, Mental Health Counselor, Medicine)
 

Experiences:  

 
  • Required
    • Complete the courses required for the community (i.e., Fall: HSC 2930 -Healthcare Careers 1-Credit, Spring: Service Learning Capstone Project)
    • Return to campus early for a community retreat
    • Attend BCH LLC meetings and participate in associated activities outlined by the community calendar
    • Be an active member of the community and gain leadership experience
     
  • Optional
    • Meet and greet with health care professionals
    • Participate in service learning projects and/or trips
    • Receive peer mentoring from BCH students
    • Lead a social or service event for the entire community 
 

Information:  

 
 

Contacts:

 

  

 

Sarah Friswold

 

s.friswold@unf.edu

 

904-620-5433

 

 

Dr. Heather Kenney
BCH Advising Director

 

Dei Allard

 

d.allard@unf.edu

 

904-620-4681