Rutgers SHP students working with a human anatomy model

School of Health Professions

Leading Education and Research in Health Professions

With more than 35 degrees and certificates at the graduate and undergraduate levels, the School of Health Professions, a part of Rutgers Health, has locations in Newark and Piscataway. Many degree programs are also offered online or in a hybrid setting. Students flourish in a small but dynamic academic setting, learning from faculty with real-world experience and gaining the knowledge, skills, and intellectual approach needed to meet the demands of tomorrow's health care environment.

Health professions degrees and certificates
Physician Assistant studies ranked among top 10 
of students are under-represented minorities
of students are fully online learners

Explore Undergraduate Programs

Students flourish in a dynamic academic environment, gaining the knowledge and skills needed to meet the challenges of a 21st century health care system. The School of Health Professions offers an array of undergraduate degree programs, including:

  • B.S. in Cardiac Sonography
  • B.S. in Diagnostic Medical Sonography
  • B.S. in Health Information Management
  • B.S. in Health Sciences
  • B.S. in Medical Laboratory Sciences
  • A.S. in Occupational Therapy Assistant
  • B.S. in Occupational Therapy Assistant – NEW
  • B.S. in Psychiatric Rehabilitation
  • B.S. in Psychiatric Rehabilitation and Psychology
  • B.S. in Radiologic Imaging Modalities
Rutgers School of Health Professions student

Improve Lives. Solve Problems. Accomplish Big Things.

Gain experience at clinical affiliates that rank among New Jersey’s most noted medical facilities. Work with faculty conducting cutting-edge research in their field. Connect with alumni who are the backbone of today’s health care system, and join the nation’s largest, most comprehensive health professions school.

Discover Graduate Programs

Your pathway to career advancement in healthcare starts at Rutgers School of Health Professions. With tailored graduate programs designed to enhance your skills and knowledge, we provide unparalleled opportunities for professional growth. Explore our Masters and Doctoral program offerings today, including:

  • Clinical Laboratory Science
  • Cytopathology
  • Health Care Management
  • Health Informatics
  • Physician/Radiologist Assistant
  • Doctor of Health Informatics
  • Doctor of Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy Doctorate
  • Psychiatric Rehabilitation Counseling
  • ...and more
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Online and Hybrid Learning Options

As the first university to offer online courses in the health professions, Rutgers has significant experience understanding the needs of students who learn at a distance. Find online degrees and hybrid programs that fit your career goals, including undergraduate degrees, graduate programs, and certificates.

Rutgers school of health professions students working on laptops