Career Options

Great health care careers start here.

The health care field is dynamic, diverse, and growing fast—and so are the opportunities for sought-after health care professionals. Whether you choose a career in research, clinical practice, academics, or public health, you can find a path to any health care profession at BU College of Health & Rehabilitation Sciences: Sargent College.

A solid foundation for many of the top jobs.

Our highly rated programs can prepare you for 15 of the 25 best jobs in the country, as ranked by U.S. News & World Report. Based on employment prospects, average salary, and job satisfaction, these top professions include registered nurse, physical therapist, occupational therapist, and speech-language pathologist, to name just a few.

A Sargent College education can also lead to rewarding careers in athletic training, nutrition, health-related industries, public policy, and many other options. And it’s an excellent choice for pre-med students.

Haven’t decided which career is right for you?

Our core curriculum, survey courses, and field experiences can help you discover your preferences and passions. To learn more, check out our Undeclared Program.