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#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. Students take general ed courses at our partner schools or other accredited colleges or universities, and complete a degree or certificate at Rutgers SHP in their majors. We are proud to say our graduates have a nearly 100% placement rate within the first three months of graduation.

Join us at our spring Open Houses

Early registration is encouraged to secure your spot.

Virtual Open House
March 18: Health Information Management B.S Register now.
March 26: Health Sciences B.S. Register now.
April 25:  Cytopathology M.S. Register now.

Schoolwide On-Campus Open House
April 11 from 5-7 p.m. at Busch Campus in Piscataway
Registration is open now

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.

Learn more

Find your program

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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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Meet Our 2019 Student Ambassadors

You might encounter them in the admissions office, speak with them on the phone or see them at recruitment activities and school events.

Introducing our student ambassadors for Spring 2019: […]

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DPT Students Volunteer in Dominican Republic

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Save the date: Rutgers Giving Day is March 27

Get ready! Rutgers Giving Day, on March 27, 2019, empowers Rutgers students, faculty, staff, alumni, and friends to take part in a daylong giving event […]