Preparing compassionate healthcare providers
Become a health innovator
Whatever your path, the School of Health Professions at Saint Joseph's University offers a wide range of opportunities to help you reach your goals. Our programs feature a rigorous, established curriculum paired with the Jesuit, liberal arts core, as well as accelerated models for undergraduate students who want to pursue advanced careers in occupational therapy, physical therapy, pharmacy, and physician assistant studies. Our School is also home to the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, the first college of pharmacy in North America.
As a student in the School of Health Professions, you'll use state-of-the-art tools in a nurturing environment that supports your passions and gain experience in real-world settings, like Philadelphia's world-class medical centers and research facilities. You'll also benefit from expert practitioner faculty in your field of study, providing you with unparalleled mentorship and opportunities for groundbreaking research. You'll leave here ready to innovate and lead the future of healthcare.
At Saint Joseph's, you'll not only have the opportunity to interface with healthcare organizations during your studies but also work collaboratively with students and faculty outside of your discipline. You'll also make an impact by participating in community service such as our on-campus, pro-bono clinic, which provides free PT and OT services to the West Philadelphia community.