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Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences
The Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences engages faculty and students in learning, research, and evidence-based practice that emphasizes a biopsychosocial perspective to understanding health, disability and disease, that fosters interdisciplinary collaborations and inter-professional practice, and that embraces technological innovations in the classroom, laboratory, and clinic.

Message from the Dean

Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences is known for its extraordinary faculty, undergraduate and graduate programs, and students. Crean College faculty is deeply committed to teaching and mentoring students and to pursuing consequential, interdisciplinary research. Crean College undergraduate and graduate programs emphasize learning science by doing science, relating new research findings to patient care, and connecting classroom learning to real world applications and 21st Century problems. I encourage you to explore the college website and discover what makes Crean College a vibrant community of students, faculty and staff and how the research conducted and programs offered are relevant to today’s world.

- Dr. Janeen Hill


»Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences

The John and Donna Crean College of Health and Behavioral Sciences offers innovative, interdisciplinary, and inter-professional programs that prepare undergraduate students for graduate school and for a variety of careers in psychology and healthcare.

The Harry and Diane Rinker Health Science Campus is now open! Located at 9401 Jeronimo Rd. in Irvine, it is the new home of our physical therapy program. Call (714) 744-7650 to schedule a visit.

Master of Science in Athletic Training coming summer 2015!