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Explore the human side of health

The Humanities in Medicine Program

Humanities in Medicine is an interdisciplinary program designed to support students' learning about the social and cultural contexts of health, illness and medical care.

Health care is never carried out in isolation from the economic, social and political realities of contemporary society.

In Humanities in Medicine you’ll gain immersive experience and education in English, History, Philosophy, Religion, Anthropology, Economics, Political Science, Psychology and more.

Explore health within a larger context.

How to Apply

Let curiosity move you to start your story at the College of Arts and Sciences. With over 30 majors in the college alone, specialized programs of study to match any interest area, the opportunity for hands-on experience through our nationally-acclaimed undergraduate research program, and a campus located at the heart of an innovative college city community of over 250,000 people, the University of Nebraska-Lincoln offers the ideal Big Ten collegiate experience for students at an affordable cost.

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