Mar 17, 2018  
2017-2018 Academic Catalog 
2017-2018 Academic Catalog

Myrtle E. and Earl E. Walker College of Health Professions

The Myrtle E. and Earl E. Walker College of Health Professions utilizes collaborative partnerships to educate competent, empathetic, caring and reflective practitioners who effectively and ethically address current and future health care needs in a global community. It encompasses the following programs: Communication Sciences and Disorders, Exercise Science, General Studies with a Concentration in Health Care, Health Administration, Healthcare Management, Health Science, Music Therapy, Nursing, Occupational Therapy, Physical Therapy, Rehabilitation Counseling, Speech-Language Pathology, Community Paramedic and Gerontology Certificates. The College of Health Professions offers state of the art academic programs through a health promotion model that integrates experiential learning and research.  For more information, contact the College of Health Professions at 314.529.9625.

Communication Sciences and Disorders

 Bachelor of Science in Communication Sciences and Disorders

Exercise Science

 Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science

General Studies with a Concentration in Health Care

 Bachelor of Arts with a Concentration in Health Care

Health Administration

Master of  Health Administration

Healthcare Management

Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management

Music Therapy

  Bachelor of Science in Music Therapy
  Master of Music Therapy


  Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Day Format


Adult and Online Format


Fast-Track Format


Bachelor of Science in Nursing Completion (On-Line)

  Master of Science in Nursing

Adult/Gerontology  Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (On-Campus and On-Line)


Adult/Gerontology Acute Care Practitioner (Online Only)


Family Nurse Practitioner (On-Campus and On-Line)


Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner (Online Only)


Psychiatric - Mental Health Nurse Practitioner (Online Only)

  Doctor of Nursing Practice (On-Line)


   Post-Master’s DNP


Occupational Therapy

  Master of Occupational Therapy

Physical Therapy

  Doctor of Physical Therapy

Rehabilitation Counseling

   Master of Arts in Rehabilitation Counseling

Speech-Language Pathology

     Master of Science in Speech-Language Pathology

Certificate Programs

    Community Paramedic Certificate
    Gerontology Certificate

Post-master’s Nurse Practitioner Certificates

  Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate
  Adult/Gerontology Nurse Primary Care Practitioner Certificate
  Family Nurse Practitioner Certificate
  Pediatric Primary Care Nurse Practitioner Certificate
  Psychiatric Mental Health Nurse Practitioner  Certificate


Current faculty listing is available on the Myrtle E. and Earl E. College of Health Professions website: