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School of Health Professions

Gordon Schmidt, Ph.D., FACSM
Dean and Professor

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

Doctor of Physical Therapy (PHTH)
Cheryl Hall, PT, D.H.Sc., PCS, Interim Chair

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

Master of Science in Occupational Therapy (OCTH)
Doctor of Occupational Therapy (OTD)
Alexander Lopez, JD, OT/L, FAOTA, Chair

Master 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., Chair

Bachelor of Science in Health Sciences (HSCI)
Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science (EXSCI)
Minor in Health Sciences
Minor in Health Services Administration

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

Bachelor of Science in Nursing (NURS)
Nursing R.N.–B.S. Completion Program
Lisa Sparacino, R.N., C.C.R.N., C.N.E., Chair