The School of Nursing and Health Professions educates health care leaders who make a difference in their patients’ lives and in the community. They care for others by integrating the person’s injury or illness within the context of their life situation.
Why choose Trinity’s School of Nursing and Health Professions?
- I want to improve people’s quality of life
- I believe people deserve access to good health care
- I seek the chance to study, work with, and learn about people from diverse backgrounds
- I want to apply my course work in everyday settings through community involvement and research with experts.
If you love challenges and want to be a health care provider who makes a difference–and if you enjoy science and are open to new ideas–you can be successful in a Trinity allied health program.
Students in Trinity’s Nursing program are preparing to enter a profession that requires the continuous manifestation of a deep personal commitment to integrity, compassion and concern for others. We offer the traditional pre-licensure program through the College of Arts and Sciences, our all-women’s college, as well as an R.N. to B.S.N. program and a pathway for those who have a previous bachelor’s degree.
The priority deadline for spring 2017 is October 1, 2016 and for fall 2017 is February 1, 2017. Applications received after each deadline will be considered on a space availability basis.
Occupational therapy professionals promote health and wellness to those who are at risk for developing an illness, injury, disease, disorder, condition, impairment, disability, activity limitation or participation restriction through therapeutic use of occupations or everyday activities. We offer the Associate’s degree in Occupational Therapy Assistant as well as a new Master’s degree program for Occupational Therapy.
- Occupational Therapy Assistant (A.A.S.) – priority deadline: March 31 for fall 2017. Applications received after this time will be considered on a space availability basis.
- Occupational Therapy (M.O.T.) – priority deadline: March 1 for fall 2017. Applications received after this time will be considered on a space availability basis.
Our Exercise Science and Health Science programs educate students to enhance the quality of life, health and well-being of individuals in society throughout the lifespan. The programs focus on promoting healthier physical, mental, emotional and social lifestyles. We offer the Exercise Science program through the College of Arts and Sciences, our all-women’s college, and the Health Science program through our School of Professional Studies for working professionals.