A Message from the Dean

Jennifer Saunders

Welcome to the School of Health Sciences!

We are so excited your education goals have led you to Salt Lake Community College and our School in particular!  We have a dedicated team of professionals including advisors, staff and administrators ready to assist you in evaluating your career options and planning for your academic success. We have highly qualified faculty who are practitioners in their disciplines and will provide excellent instruction as well as connections to your field of study leading to stellar clinical placements, externships, community service opportunities and finally, employment. 

We engage industry representatives to advise all our programs.  We seek student participation on these Committees, too!  We proudly seek and maintain relevant accreditation, always with a commitment to quality standards.

The School of Health Sciences has implemented a Selective Admission process for all of its programs.  Please visit our Admissions page for further information. If you have any questions, contact us and we will be glad to guide you on your journey to a new and exciting career.  There are no wait lists.  We welcome students of any age and every background!  If you are not yet academically prepared, we can help you create a plan to become so.

We hope you will join us in the “Science of Healing. Art of Compassion”!


Jennifer Saunders, Ph.D.
Assistant Vice President/Interim Dean
School of Health Sciences
Jordan Campus