School of Arts and Sciences

Dean
Brian Rash , Ph.D.

The School of Arts and Sciences (A&S) at Our Lady of the Lake College (Our Lady of the Lake College) provides foundational general education and prerequisite courses for both pre-clinical and non-clinical students as well as a variety of associate, baccalaureate and master level degree programs. An associate of Science (A.S.) degree programs in Arts and Sciences (with concentrations in liberal arts and biology) is offered. Baccalaureate (B.A., B.S.) degrees offered include Biology (with concentrations chosen from biochemical analysis and instrumentation (BAI) and, pre-professional human medicine (HMED)), Health Sciences completion, (with concentrations in biology and psychology) and Liberal Studies (with concentrations chosen from English, Psychology, Sociology and Religious Studies). The School also offers Master of Health Administration degree. The content of all courses in the School of Arts & Sciences is organized and presented in a manner that facilitates continued academic growth and progression through the College experience to prepare students for academic and professional challenges.  

Arts & Sciences Courses

General education courses and many degree programs in the School of Arts & Sciences are offered in fall, spring and summer semesters according to the published academic calendar.

Students enrolled in a distributed learning program offered through the School of Arts & Sciences must adhere to the same curricular guidelines as those enrolled in traditional on-campus programs as presented in this catalog.

Departmental Contacts for Associate of Science Degrees

  • Barbara Napoli, M.B.A. - Associate of Science in Arts and Sciences 

Departmental Contacts for Baccalaureate Degrees

  • Janice Stein, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies (English) 

  • Michael Dreznick, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies (Psychology)

  • Janice Stein, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies (Sociology)

  • David Whidden, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Arts in Liberal Studies (Religious Studies) 

  • Natalie Lenard, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Science in Biology (Biochemical Analysis & Instrumentation and Human Medicine)

  • Brian Rash, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences 

  • Riaz Ferdaus, Ph.D. - Bachelor of Science in Health Service Administration

Departmental Contacts for Master's Degrees

  •  Riaz Ferdaus, PH.D. Master of Health Administration