Located on the KU Medical Center campus in Kansas City, Kan., the School of Health Professions offers more than 25 academic programs in fields important to quality health care in our community.
Recognized nationally: In the 2014 edition of U.S. News & World Report's "Best Graduate Schools," the University of Kansas School of Health Professions continued its tradition of impressive rankings. Five of its programs are ranked in the top 25 nationally among public universities: occupational therapy (No. 2), speech-language-pathology (6), audiology (7), physical therapy (9) and nurse anesthesia (21).
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Internationally renowned scientists at the School of Health Professions are collaborating with researchers in other schools at KU as well as other universities both locally and abroad. Having historically lacked the scientific evidence to base clinical practice in these areas, our goal is to increase the scientific-based evidence and thus improve clinical outcomes. Learn more about our researchers.
The academic programs of the School are individually accredited at the program/department level. Accreditation information is available on program websites. The KU School of Health Professions is a member of the Association of Schools of Allied Health Professions – www.asahp.org