School of Allied Health Professions
Virginia Commonwealth University’s School of Allied Health Professions has an outstanding faculty, many of whom have earned national and international reputations for excellence in teaching, research, and scholarship. The School of Allied Health Professions has consistently received high rankings for its academic and research programs. In fact, we now have a program that is ranked number one in the country. The programs that are ranked by the US News and World Report are: Nurse Anesthesia (1), Health Administration (4), Occupational Therapy (15), Rehabilitation Counseling (13), and Physical Therapy (25). Because of our excellent reputation, healthcare institutions and educational programs heavily recruit graduates of the programs, and many of our alumni hold leadership roles across the nation and abroad.