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Bringing Diversity to the Health Care Profession

Amid growing racial and ethnic diversity in the United States, the Physician Assistant program at Rutgers Rutgers School of Health Professions
resolved to graduate a student body that would more closely mirror the nation’s shifting patient population. Find out how the
multipronged effort to attract top candidates from different racial, ethnic, sexual, and economic backgrounds is working.

Asana Rashad came to Rutgers because of its reputation for diversity.

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School of Health Professions: A Day in the Life

A day at our school offers a glimpse of passionate, dedicated students and faculty in our 40 health professions programs
working purposefully to meet the challenges of 21st century health care. Watch our Physician Assistant students
use a high-tech digital learning tool – a virtual cadaver – to deepen their understanding of anatomy and clinical science.

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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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Student at laptop learning via online course

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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Rutgers Student Gives Father Gift of Life

Laura Allen always knew her father had only one kidney, a condition present from birth. As a child, she promised he could have one of hers, if […]


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Spring Semester Begins Jan. 22

Welcome back to Spring Semester 2019. We hope everyone had a restful winter break, and wish all a healthy and happy New Year. […]