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

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


If you plan to major in Licensed Vocational Nursing, Nursing, or Transitional Nursing at Howard College on the Big Spring Campus but have not been accepted yet, your pre-advisor will be Andi Schneider.  Please contact her at (432) 264-5070, or email at Her office is located at Horace Garret Center, room 210A. 

For Dental Hygiene contact Marcia Newton at (432) 264-5065, or email at, or her office is located at Horace Garret Center, room A14.


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

·         Marcia Newton — Dental Hygiene
(432) 264-5065  
Horace Garrett Center A14

·         Luci Gabehart — Nursing, Transitional Nursing
(432) 264-5074 
Horace Garrett Center 210A

·         Vanessa Arista — LVN
(432) 264-5067

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.

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