Health Sciences is the largest academic division at Gulf Coast State College, with over 600 students enrolled in health-related programs. The George G. Tapper Health Sciences Building is equipped with state-of-the-art equipment, laboratories, and a live patient dental clinic to enhance the learning process.
Health Sciences faculty and staff want you to succeed. Instructors are licensed practitioners who are dedicated to helping you become proficient in the patient-care arena of your choosing. Reach out to the program contact in your area with questions or concerns.
Registered Nursing, Nursing AA, Certified Nursing Assistant
Dr. Martha Ruder
Licensed Practical Nurse
Medical Imaging Programs (Radiography, Sonography, Nuclear Medicine)
Physical Therapist Assistant
Dr. Melinda Cumbaa
Dr. Randy Chitwood