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► School of Counseling - Doctoral student Eman Tadros publishes noteworthy Family Therapy Magazine article.
► First-responders train to handle people in crisis - “Law enforcement’s going in blind. I’ve never seen one of my clients shirtless and screaming at me, but these guys have. I think society needs to realize, all of us need to realize, that first responders see the best of us and they see the worst of us.” — John Ellis, University of Akron School of Social Social Work professor of instruction.
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Allied Health Technology
Nutrition & Dietetics
Speech-Language Pathology & Audiology
Sport Science & Wellness Education
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.
Recognized as a national leader, the school provides evidence-based clinical training to prepare and graduate highly qualified audiologists and speech-language pathologists.
Using a scientist-practicioner 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.