Health Sciences Building at SUSCC

Welcome to the Health Sciences Division of Southern Union State Community College.

The Health Sciences Division offers Emergency Medical Services, Nursing, Surgical Technology, Therapeutic Massage, Radiography, Computed Tomography (CT), Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Medical Assistant Technology and Health and Physical Education courses.


The physical education (PED) and health education (HED) courses include wellness, first aid, and activity courses.

Nursing is offered on the Wadley and Opelika Campuses, Radiography, and Surgical Technology are offered primarily on the Opelika Campus. Emergency Medical Services (Basic, Advanced and Paramedic) and Nursing Assistant is offered on Opelika, Wadley and Valley Campuses as needed. Medical Assistant Technology is offered on the Valley Campus.  The Wellness and Personal Trainer Certificate is offered at either the Opelika or Wadley Campus. Post Radiologic Technology certificates are offered online in Computed Tomography (CT) and Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI).   

 Education in any health care field is demanding, but a career in health care is quite rewarding. To find out more information about the programs offered in Health Sciences at Southern Union, click on the programs link.  To find out additional information about the application and admission process for our programs, we offer monthly information sessions. Additionally, you may wish to schedule an appointment with our Health Sciences Admissions Office.

Rhonda Davis
Dean of Health Sciences

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