Health Professions and Medical Sciences

Today’s health care professionals are required to be knowledgeable in more areas than ever before – they need to be proficient in their chosen field, committed to helping others, and driven to take on the unique challenges facing modern health care delivery.

Patient getting ultrasound and two people looking at petri dishes

By providing comprehensive instruction, hands-on research experiences, and practical clinical and internship placements, you’ll be ready to make a positive impact on patient care, the analysis of health care data, and to improving the nation’s health care system.

Nationally Recognized

#10

Among top 25 schools offering four-year programs in Ultrasound

The College Choice, Best Ultrasound Technician Schools

#40

Physician Assistant Program

“America’s Best Graduate Schools”
U.S. News & World Report, 2019

Faces of RIT

In Demand: Outstanding Outcomes

$60K

Median Starting Salary

100%

Outcomes Rate

Typical Job Titles

Some companies that hire our graduates

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Related Stories

  • November 11, 2019

    'Four mobile ultrasound machines.'

    Carestream makes donation to RIT’s ultrasound program

    The donation includes four premier and mid-tier ultrasound systems, transducers, simulators and related devices. The addition to the RIT sonography scanning suite enables students to practice on different models before beginning their clinical internships.

  • November 8, 2019

    'logo for ELM Enhanced Lifestyles for metabolic syndrome'

    RIT conducts clinical trial on metabolic syndrome

    RIT is seeking individuals diagnosed with metabolic syndrome to participate in a national clinical trial. The study will evaluate a wellness program designed to reverse conditions leading to heart disease, Type 2 diabetes and stroke.

  • November 6, 2019

    'An overhead photo of RIT's National Portfolio Day.'

    Hundreds attend RIT's National Portfolio Day

    In support of the college admission process, prospective students from around the country received portfolio reviews from RIT faculty and reps from other leading art and design colleges.

  • October 21, 2019

    'Three women discuss app on tablet.'

    Parenting app for mothers being developed at RIT

    Research is underway at RIT to create an app that will serve as a resource to help young mothers answer questions about raising a child, connect them with programs and resources, as well as foster a virtual parenting community.

See for Yourself

Campus tour walking across campus

Fall Open House

Prospective students and their families are invited to spend a day on the RIT campus.

Saturday, November 9

Aerial view of Global Village - RIT Campus

Personal Campus Visit

Visit RIT for a tour, personal interview, or attend an info session.