MGH Institute of Health Professions

MGH Institute of Health Professions, Boston’s health sciences graduate school, offers entry-level and post-professional graduate programs in communication sciences and disorders, health professions education, nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant studies and rehabilitation sciences.

MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston is an innovative and interprofessional graduate school with post-baccalaureate, direct entry-level master’s and doctorate, and post-professional programs in nursing, occupational therapy, physical therapy, physician assistant studies, speech-language pathology, health professions education, and a PhD in rehabilitation sciences.

The only degree-granting affiliate of Partners HealthCare System, the MGH Institute offers its more than 1,400 students unparalleled opportunities to learn and work alongside expert practitioners in a variety of hospital, clinical, community and educational settings. The school, which has graduated more than 5,900 students since its 1977 founding by Massachusetts General Hospital, is fully accredited by the New England Association of Schools and Colleges (NEASC).

Several of the school’s programs are highly ranked by U.S. News & World Report, and for the past six years it has been named a "Great College to Work For" by the Chronicle of Higher Education, most recently in 2015 when it was the only college in Massachusetts to make the publication’s Honor Roll.

The Institute prepares skilled health care specialists in:

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With the majority of faculty working as practicing clinicians, our curriculum provides a powerful integration of clinical and academic learning, developing both critical thinking and leadership skills.

To learn more, visit the MGH Institute of Health Professions website

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