We Are Thunderous
Providing students like you the energy, opportunities and resources of a big school in a close-knit, supportive environment, Trine University’s Rinker-Ross School of Health Sciences and College of Health Professions offer graduate and undergraduate degrees to prepare you for successful careers in health professions.
Moving to the new $40 million Trine University Fort Wayne campus in 2024, the College of Health Professions is the home of Trine’s first doctoral program, the Doctor of Physical Therapy, and our Master of Physician Assistant Studies program. CHP also offers an Associate of Applied Science in Surgical Technology and an online degree for RNs who want to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing.
The Rinker-Ross School of Health Sciences, located on Trine’s 450-acre Angola campus, offers direct admit tracks to the university’s graduate programs in health professions as well as preparation for many other medical and health fields.
Whether you learn in Angola, Fort Wayne or online, you’ll find excellence in:
• Academic programs that offer small class sizes and hands-on experience with real-world projects.
• Expert faculty who take the time to care about your education and life goals.
• Graduates who get the jobs they want and impact their communities, nation, and world.
• Outstanding job placement, including a 99.5% job and graduate school placement rate for the Class of 2022 (College of Health Professions)
At Trine, you’ll find the preparation, the insight, the collaborative approach and the drive that turns opportunity into achievement. Everything we do is, in a word, THUNDEROUS.
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In addition to health sciences and health professions, you can choose from career-focused undergraduate majors in arts and sciences, business, education and engineering at Trine University.
On our Angola campus, you’ll be part of an active learning community and vibrant campus culture offering more than 60 clubs and organizations, and 37 competitive athletic teams that regularly contend for conference and national titles.
As a Trine graduate, you’ll join successful alumni who have been prepared for careers through hands-on experience with real-world projects through internships and co-ops. More than 99% of Trine graduates over the past ten years have been employed or in graduate school within six months of Commencement, many entering high-paying careers right out of college. You’ll graduate with a low debt load, since 98% of Trine students receive financial aid, with the average aid package topping $35,000.
“Trine University has provided me countless opportunities as an athlete, student employee, Greek life member, organization chair, tutor. . . you name it. I also am earning my MBA and Bachelor of Science simultaneously, an option not offered at many schools.”