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Howard College - Big Spring, Lamesa, San Angelo, SWCID

Pre-Health Profession Majors

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Big Spring Campus

Health Professions Programs on the Big Spring campus of Howard College are:

  • Dental Hygiene
  • Licensed Vocational Nursing
  • Nursing
  • Transitional Nursing

Not Yet Accepted:

If you plan to major in one of the health professions at Howard College on the Big Spring Campus but have not been accepted yet, your pre-advisor will be Steven Hobbs.  Please contact him at (432) 264-5127, or email at  This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

For Licensed Vocational Nursing, Nursing, or Transitional Nursing you may contact Janet Davis at (432) 264-5070, or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or her office is located at Horace Garret Center, room 210A. 

For Dental Hygiene contact Marcia Newton at (432) 264-5065, or email at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , or her office is located at Horace Garret Center, room A14.

Accepted:

Once you have been accepted into one of the Health Professions Programs you will be assigned to a major advisor.

  • Kirbie Compston -- Dental Hygiene
    (432) 264-5065
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    Horace Garrett Center A14

  • Luci Gabehart -- Nursing, Transitional Nursing
    (432) 264-5070
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    Horace Garrett Center 210A

  • Vanessa Arista -- LVN
    (432) 264-5067
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Note:  If you plan to major in any Health Profession at another Howard College Campus or another institution but intend to do perquisites, please contact the Academic Advising / Career Center for guidance.

San Angelo Campus

Pre-Health Profession Majors on the San Angelo campus, please contact:

  • Buzz Refugio
    Campus Dean of Instructional Support
    Veteran's Benefits Coordinator
    Available by Appointment Only
    (325) 481-8356 ext. 3326
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  • Charity Benford
    Academic Advisor / Vocational Pre-Enrollment Advisor / STEM Counselor
    (325) 481-8300 x 3254
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  • Amanda Hogeda
    Academic Advisor / CTE Advisor / ADA Coordinator
    (325) 481-8300 x 3323
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