• CNHS students

    Doing All Things With Purpose

    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences' affiliation with the University of Vermont Health Network offers learning opportunities that extend beyond the classroom.

  • Medical laboratory science student in lab

    A "Top Ten" to Study Health Professions

    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences is ranked among USA Today's 2015 "10 Best Colleges to Study Health Professions" for quality majors, small classes, collaborative learning with faculty, and high salaries following graduation.

  • Nursing students in the clinical simulation laboratory

    Our Commitment to Patient Care

    College of Nursing and Health Sciences programs offer hands-on learning in settings that include our on-campus Clinical Simulation Laboratory, the Eleanor M. Luse Center for Communication, and human motion analysis and child language labs.

  • Communication sciences and disorders student in the Eleanor M. Luse clinic with a client

    Serving Society

    The Eleanor M. Luse Center for Communication, a nonprofit clinic that provides speech-language pathology and audiology services to the community, offers observation and practice opportunities for students.

  • Athletic training students with clinical preceptor

    Promoting Health and Wellness

    UVM's clinical affiliations with collegiate and high school sports teams, outpatient orthopedic rehabilitation clinics, and the College of Medicine regularly involve students with patients and athletes, coaches, athletic trainers, and other health care professionals.

  • Radiation therapy student practicing treatment

    Managing Disease and Disability

    The University of Vermont is one of seven programs in the country with a Virtual Environment for Radiotherapy Training (VERT), a 3D virtual reality treatment simulator that allows students to practice administering radiation therapy.

  • Exercise and movement science student with faculty in the lab

    Preventing Illness and Injury

    The College of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares students to be health care advocates who transform lives through health and wellness promotion, illness and injury prevention, and evidence-based clinical practice.

Work that Helps the World at Large

The College of Nursing and Health Sciences prepares the next generation of health care professionals through a purposeful continuum of patient care that includes health and wellness promotion, illness and injury prevention and the management of disability and disease.

We offer undergraduate degrees in Athletic Training, Communication Sciences and Disorders, Exercise and Movement Science, Medical Laboratory Science, Medical Radiation Sciences, Health Sciences and Nursing; and graduate degrees in Communication Sciences and Disorders, Medical Laboratory Science, Nursing, Physical Therapy and Interdisciplinary Human Functioning and Rehabilitation Science.

Career Preparation

Here's what students preparing to enter their fields have to say about the UVM experience.