Welcome to the UAB School of Health Professions

We are the fastest growing school at UAB and one of the largest health professions schools in the nation. With 20+ programs and 40+ offerings at the bachelor, master, and doctoral levels, our students have the opportunity to develop skills and expertise in some of healthcare’s most challenging and rewarding fields.

Your Future Begins Here

SHP Graduation 01At UAB’s School of Health Professions, you earn more than a degree.

You learn skills and gain experiences that you need to succeed in your career. You participate in the research and innovation that will shape the future of healthcare.

You make connections with peers, faculty, alumni, and others that sometimes can feel a lot like family. You learn to lead, to collaborate, and to look beyond what is already known.

You become part of the legacy we are building here at the School of Health Professions.

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Our Accomplishments

  • MSHA program ranked #2 in nation; highest ranked program at UAB.
  • Every program that can be ranked in the U.S. News & World Report Top 25 is ranked.
  • Research funding surpassed $14 million; top of NIH funding for schools of our type.
  • Ranked 1st or 2nd in NIH research funding since 1969.
  • Several programs are the only ones of their kind in Alabama.
  • Every program that can be accredited by a respective agency is accredited.

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UAB is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and family-friendly environment in which all faculty and staff can excel and achieve work/life balance irrespective of race, national origin, age, genetic or family medical history, gender, faith, gender identity and expression as well as sexual orientation. UAB also encourages applications from individuals with disabilities and veterans.