Allan Foster is a senior from St. Louis, Missouri and is majoring in health science with a minor in biology. He plans to attend optometry school.

“Being in the School of Health Professions offers many opportunities to go with my education, and gives me extreme flexibility in course selection. The School of Health Professions feels like a family and everyone is here for your success.”

Allan has also been involved in the university’s United Ambassador Diversity Recruitment Team, Minority Association of Pre-Health Students, STRIPES, and the Mizzou Pre-Optometry Club.

What is your favorite place on campus?

The Recreation Center

What’s your favorite free time activity?

Reading Japanese comics

What is your favorite place to eat in Columbia?


Why should students choose Mizzou?

Mizzou offers a wide range of opportunities on campus, and as college students we sometimes like to change our minds. Mizzou is perfect for assistance in guiding a student towards success.

What has been your favorite Mizzou moment?

My favorite moment was when I first moved into my residence hall freshman year because there I knew my journey was about to begin.

Department & Programs:
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  • Department: Clinical and Diagnostic Sciences
  • Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Diagnostic Medical Ultrasound
  • Nuclear Medicine
  • Radiography
  • Respiratory Therapy
  • Department: Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences
  • Department: Health Sciences
  • Health Sciences
  • Public Health
  • Department: Health Psychology
  • Department: Occupational Therapy
  • Department: Physical Therapy
  • Athletic Training
  • Physical Therapy Program
  • Master of Public Health
  • PhD in Health and Rehabilitation Science
  • UMKC Pharmacy @ Mizzou
  • Office of Student Services
  • Career Services
  • MU Adult Day Connection