College of Allied Health Sciences
Stephen W. Thomas, Dean, 3206H Health Sciences Building
The East Carolina University College of Allied Health Sciences, established in 1967-68, was created in response to the growing need for allied health professional and health care services in eastern North Carolina and the state.
The mission of the College of Allied Health Sciences is to improve the quality of health through leadership, excellence, and innovation in the delivery of progressive baccalaureate, master's, doctoral, and continuing education programs, providing professional and clinical services and conducting basic, clinical and applied research.
The College of Allied Health Sciences (part of the Division of Health Sciences) is comprised of eight departments: Addictions and Rehabilitation Studies (REHB), Biostatistics (BIOS), Clinical Laboratory Science (CLSC), Communication Sciences and Disorders (CSDI), Health Services and Information Management (HSIM), Occupational Therapy (OCCT), Physical Therapy (PTHE), and Physician Assistant Studies (PADP). The college offers 16 bachelors, masters, and doctoral degrees, 7 minors, and 9 graduate certificates.