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Georgia Southern University hosts Health Professions open house events on March 28, 30

Georgia Southern University’s Waters College of Health Professions (COHP) and Jiann-Ping Hsu College of Public Health (JPHCOPH) will co-host open house events on the Armstrong Campus on March 28 from 5:30 to 8:45 p.m. and March 30 from 8:30 a.m. to noon.

Prospective graduate students, current University students, community members, area health professionals and alumni are invited to attend. COHP and JPHCOPH faculty members will be on hand to share information on how to excel in a health-related career.

The events will be held in the Health Professions Academic Building, a new, 63,000 square-foot facility that is home to the Waters College of Health Professions. The building includes a simulation suite, nursing skills and assessment labs, communication sciences and disorders labs, cardiovascular intervention sciences lab, medical laboratory sciences, radiation therapy, nuclear medicine, and sonography, and a variety of hands-on, team-oriented learning opportunities.

The Waters College of Health Professions is the largest undergraduate health sciences college in the state of Georgia. More than 10 programs are offered, including nursing, physical therapy, communication sciences, radiologic sciences, respiratory therapy, kinesiology and medical laboratory sciences. Georgia Southern’s allied healthcare programs represent almost one-fifth of all undergraduate healthcare degrees earned in Georgia.

For more information, and to register for the open house, please visit

Georgia Southern University, a public Carnegie Doctoral/R2 institution founded in 1906, offers 141 degree programs serving nearly 26,500 students through nine colleges on three campuses in Statesboro, Savannah, Hinesville and online instruction. A leader in higher education in southeast Georgia, the University provides a diverse student population with expert faculty, world-class scholarship and hands-on learning opportunities. Georgia Southern creates lifelong learners who serve as responsible scholars, leaders and stewards in their communities. Visit


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