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Prepare for success in a highly rewarding career.

The School of Health and Rehabilitation Sciences is known for its excellence in academic and clinical education, interdisciplinary collaboration and high-impact research.

Whether you’re pursuing an undergraduate degree that positions you for a career in the health sciences, or a graduate program that will lead to professional certification or advanced research, SHRS provides you with the tools you need to succeed—both on campus and online.

Explore all of our academic offerings below or view a list of our Departments.

Athletic Training, Sports Medicine, & Sports Science

Play a critical role in treating and preventing injuries among athletes and other active populations and optimizing human performance.

Audiology & Speech-Language Pathology

Earn a degree in Communication Science and Disorders to thoroughly understand human communication across the life span and learn to tap each patient's potential to absorb and express ideas.

Counseling

Become a professional counselor to help individuals with disabilities, particularly those who are experiencing psychiatric disabilities or other mental and behavioral health concerns.

Emergency Medicine

Acquire life-saving skills and direct patient care hours while preparing for the technical, clinical and administrative challenges of a career in EMS and health care today. 

Health Information Management

Prepare for a career that places you where the expanding arena of health care meets the cutting edge of technology through our Health Information Management Department.

Nutrition

Learn about the role nutrition plays in treating and preventing disease and improving overall wellness.

Occupational Therapy

Ranked 3rd in the nation, study with Pitt Occupational Therapy and learn to develop individualized treatment plans to help patients function independently in their everyday lives.

Physical Therapy

Ranked 1st in the nation, join Pitt Physical Therapy in leading the way to help people of all ages and stages of life to overcome movement, function and mobility challenges.

Physician Assistant Studies

The Master's program in the Department of Physician Assistant Studies prepares students to become highly qualified physician assistants, who will serve as leaders in the provision of patient-centered care, education and professional service.   

Prosthetics & Orthotics

Use creativity, science and technology in our state-of-the-art facilities and labs to prepare for a rewarding career as an orthotic & prosthetic practitioner.

Rehabilitation Science PhD Program

Become a researcher, scholar, teacher or planner in the demanding and changing field of rehabilitation science.

Rehabilitation Technology

Prepare to assume professional responsibilities in the field of assistive technology as a rehabilitation engineer, innovator, service provider or consultant through the RT program housed in Pitt's Department of Rehabilitation Science and Technology.

Undergraduate Program in Rehabilitation Science

Develop a solid, interdisciplinary foundation for graduate coursework in any health care or medical field.