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► School of Nutrition & Dietetics - Food and environmental nutrition students create new entrees for competition.
► School of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology - Faculty member Dr. Scott Palasik presents healthcare treatments at Joint World Congress in Hiroshima Japan.
► School of Nursing - Katelyn Schwert, RN-BSN student was honored with the Daisy Award for her compassionate care at Cleveland Clinic Foundation Avon Hospital.
► ARI-AHEC - The Akron Region Inter professional Area Health Education Center at The University of Akron works with partners to provide community-based opportunities.
► School of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology - Documentary features work of the School of Speech-Language Pathology and Audiology faculty member.
► School of Counseling - Students Recognized for highest 2017 professional Counselor Licensure Examination pass rate in Ohio.
► College of Health Professions - Participates in Minority Health Month's Healthy Choir Showcase.
► School of Nutrition & Dietetics - Wellness Retreat, April 28, 2018.
► School of Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology - The National Student Speech Language Hearing Association along with Delta Zeta is hosting the 5th Annual Out of the Darkness Walk for Suicide Prevention on April 29th, 2018 at 1:00pm at the Stile Field House.
College Health Professions Dean's Office
Mary Gladwin Hall 101
209 Carroll Street
Akron, OH 44325-3700
Allied Health Technology
Nutrition & Dietetics
Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
Sport Science & Wellness Education
College of Health Professions Dean’s Office
This degree is an interdisciplinary program (partnered with four other Ohio universities) providing convenient distance learning and weekend classes leading to diverse opportunities in public health throughout northeastern Ohio and beyond.
The School of Allied Health offers associate and baccalaureate programs which lead to rewarding and productive careers in the fields of medical assisting, radiologic technology, respiratory therapy and surgical technology. Students in Allied Health gain the opportunity to function in a realistic work environment under the supervision of clinical faculty or other health care professionals.
Using a scientist-practitioner model, the School of Counseling offers doctoral and master's programs which lead to licensure and practice in various mental health fields and, for the doctoral programs also career opportunities in higher education. The field is rapidly growing, providing a broad employment opportunity for graduates.
With rigorous entrance requirements and a growing national profile, the school graduates nurses who transform lives as they deliver patient care with ethics, honesty and compassion.
Students in the program learn how to translate the science of food and nutrition and apply it to enhance health. The career outlook for the field is strong, owing to our aging population, growing interest in nutrition and emphasis on disease prevention.
The school graduates practitioners who possess the knowledge, values and skills necessary to succeed with diverse clients in various practice settings. We offer both undergraduate and graduate programs.
Recognized as a national leader, the school provides evidence-based clinical training to prepare and graduate highly qualified audiologists and speech-language pathologists.
Through engaged scholarship and experiential learning, the school develops students in areas related to sport science, and health and wellness education in preparation for cutting-edge professional careers with industry leaders.