The School of Health Sciences at Salt Lake Community College is committed to providing quality education in nursing and allied health fields, ensuring each graduate is ready to enter the healthcare profession. Experienced and clinically prepared faculty, along with hands-on experience in a variety of clinical settings, allow students to become skilled in the science of healing and the art of compassion and ready to serve their community. The School of Health Sciences is housed on the Jordan Campus and offers the following programs: dental hygiene, medical assistant, respiratory therapy, surgical technology, mortuary science, occupational therapy assistant, physical therapist assistant, radiologic technology, nursing.
Health and Lifetime Activities Class: Life, Society, and Drugs
Images of an instructor and his students in a classroom. The class is called Life, Society, and Drugs; it is part of SLCC's Health and Lifetime Activities program. The course catalog describes it as a "comprehensive study of the personal, social, health, political and economic effects of substance use and abuse," and says that it specifically covers to "the impact of alcohol and other drugs on the individual, family, and society" in America.