MGH Institute of Health Professions
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 1,500 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 6,400 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 seven years it has been named a “Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education, most recently in 2016 when it was one of just 42 colleges from across the nation – and the only one in the City of Boston – named to the Honor Roll.
The Institute prepares skilled health care specialists in:
- Communication Sciences and Disorders
- Occupational Therapy
- Physical Therapy
- Physician Assistant Studies
The Institute also offers:
- PhD in Rehabilitation Sciences
- Master of Science in Health Professions Education
- Online Prerequisites for the Health Professions
- Graduate-Level Non-Degree Courses
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.