#1 College in the Nation for Health Professions – College Factual

With 40 degree and certificate options at the graduate and undergraduate level, we are the nation’s largest health professions school. We are proud to say our graduates have a nearly 100% placement rate within the first three months of graduation.

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Join the School of Health Professions at one of our Virtual Open HousesWe are an international leader in the health care professions education. SHP has over 30 degree and certificate programs in a wide variety of health care professions.

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Undergraduate Degrees

Endless opportunities

Undergraduate Degrees

The School of Health Professions offers undergraduate programs in  clinical laboratory sciences,  health sciences, health information management, nutritional sciences, medical imaging, and psychiatric rehabilitation and counseling. With on-campus and online options available, Rutgers teaches students to be versatile professionals prepared to not only improve lives but also be problem-solvers and inventors of new technologies.

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Graduate Degrees

Career advancement

Graduate Degrees

Our graduate programs in clinical laboratory sciences, bioinformatics, nutritional sciences, physician assistant, physical therapy,  and psychiatric rehabilitation and counseling, offer rigorous hands-on training, superior clinical experiences and stimulating classroom settings that will prepare you to deliver exceptional patient-focused care.  

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Certificate Programs

Explore the possibility

Certificate Programs

We offer a variety of certificate opportunities to meet the needs of health professionals for both career advancement and continuing education.  Designed to meet the diverse needs of health professionals, they range from single session short-term courses to advanced certificates in specific professional areas.

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Continuing Education

Leading the way

Center for Advancement & Continuing Education

We believe that continuing education is a lifelong commitment for health professionals, starting the moment they enter practice. Our health professions programs offer innovative continuing professional education opportunities on campus  and online that were created to meet the changing needs of health professionals in practice, education, and research.

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