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Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Leading the Way in Academic Health Care

Rutgers University is an academic health leader that is shaping the future of human health, pioneering breakthroughs, and integrating care to keep the world well. Through the activities of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences (RBHS), Rutgers stands as one of America’s largest and most comprehensive university-based centers for studying and improving human health and health care. Rutgers takes an integrated approach to educating students, providing clinical care, and conducting research with the goal of improving human health.

$450 Million
Spent annually on life sciences research and development
1,500+
Full-time faculty
470+
Clinical trials underway
6,700+
Students enrolled in RBHS programs
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Discover Rutgers Biomedical Health Sciences

Health Education at Rutgers

The schools of Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences comprise New Jersey's largest and most influential constellation of academic institutions devoted to educating the full complement of health care professionals.

More than 600 doctoral degrees are awarded each year by RBHS schools, from MD and DMD to doctor of physical therapy and PhD. Hundreds more master's level degrees are awarded annually in diverse fields including biomedical informatics, clinical nutrition, and nursing.
 

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Choosing Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences

Whether you attend as an undergraduate or graduate student, Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences provides students with many pathways to success.

Rutgers' graduate and professional programs offer the opportunity to study with well known faculty and industry leaders, access to state-of-the-art research facilities, and more.

Explore the paths to an undergraduate degree and all the possibilities that come from it. Whether you know your major already or you're still deciding, you'll find your path at Rutgers.

Through basic, translational, and clinical research—spanning the life sciences, physical sciences, and social sciences—Rutgers Biomedical and Health Sciences drives education, medical breakthroughs, and economic development, while improving lives at home and in the global community.

Rutgers keeps costs low and provides financial aid for eligible undergraduates.

Undergraduate students interested in enrolling at Rutgers should visit the admissions site for details on the application process.

Rutgers is home to a vibrant research community that advances knowledge and makes new discoveries. Rutgers leverages its size to tap into a vast network of research experts and top facilities.

Patient Care and Clinical Health

As New Jersey’s largest academic health care provider, Rutgers leads by emphasizing approaches to health and wellness that fully engage patients. Rutgers patients receive care from top physicians and health professionals, including dentists, nurses, psychologists, pharmacists, and other allied health providers—whose observations and expertise contribute to a collaborative approach to patient care. So many viewpoints—together with opportunities to improve on these perspectives—ensures that Rutgers puts patients first.

Patient Care and Clinical Health