School of Health Professions

It takes a team to deliver great healthcare. At the School of Health Professions, you'll be a part of the continuum of care, while learning skills that can change lives—your patients', and your own.

Eight Programs. Endless opportunities.

Health professionals play vital roles at every stage of life: They welcome babies to the world, ensure independent living and support patients through illness and recovery. No matter which program you pursue, you'll find your new skills in demand.

Applied Behavior Analysis Diagnostic Medical Imaging (BS) Health Informatics (MS, Advanced Certificate) Midwifery (MS, Advanced Certificate) Occupational Therapy (MS, PP-OTD) Physical Therapy (BS/DPT) Physician Assistant (MS, Post Professional MS) Medical Billing & Coding (Preparation for Certification)


4,000+ Alumni of the School of Health Professions

We've educated health professionals since 1966.

120 Internship hours required for Medical Informatics students

Modern healthcare generates troves of data. Through arrangements at Downstate and King's County hospitals, the NYCDOH, and more, you'll get firsthand experience in this growing field.

4 Programs ranked by U.S. News & World Report

SUNY Downstate's programs in midwifery, occupational therapy, physical therapy and physician assistant are all nationally ranked.

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