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School of Health Professions

Sheldon D. Fields , Ph.D., RN, FAAN
Dean and Professor

The School of Health Professions offers bachelor's degrees in Health Sciences, Health and Wellness, and Nursing, as well as a minor in Health Sciences. The school also offers master's degrees in Clinical Nutrition, Occupational Therapy, and Physician Assistant Studies, and a Doctor of Physical Therapy. The school collaborates with all NYIT divisions especially the College of Osteopathic Medicine in its academic endeavors.

Doctor of Physical Therapy (PHTH)
Karen Friel, P.T., D.H.S., Chair

Master's of Science in Clinical Nutrition (CLNU)
Mindy Haar, Ph.D., R.D., C.D.N., Director

Master's of Science in Occupational Therapy (OCTH)
Razan Hamed, Ph.D., OTR/L, Chair

Master's of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (PHAS)
Zehra Ahmed, PA-C, M.B.B.S., Chair

Bachelor of Science in Health and Wellness (HLTWL)
Mindy Haar, Ph.D., R.D., C.D.N., Director

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (HSCI)
Minor in Health Sciences

Mindy Haar, Ph.D., R.D., C.D.N., Director

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (NURS)
Maureen P. Cardoza, Ph.D., CADDCT, DCP, RN, Interim Chair