College of Health Professions

Towson University places you at the forefront of the latest advancements in healthcare, wellness and fitness. Apply your newfound knowledge and skills through a wide variety of internship experiences.

The healthcare, wellness and sport industries are  rapidly changing. Medical advancements are made at breakneck speed. The focus on quality patient care, healthy lifestyles and fitness has never been greater. It’s the perfect time to pursue a degree in the health professions or sport-related areas through Towson University’s bachelor’s, master’s, graduate certificate or doctoral programs.

At the Center

Towson University has a long history of meeting critical demand for healthcare professionals in the region. Eligible programs are fully accredited by the national professional accrediting agencies. Towson University is located at the center of a region rich in healthcare organizations, including two of the nation’s leading research hospitals, Johns Hopkins Hospital and University of Maryland Medical Center. Collaborative efforts and partnerships, both on and off campus, ensure you gain broad experience in your field.

Become a Practitioner

At Towson University, highly experienced faculty members in a variety of disciplines bring a theoretical and applied approach to teaching in state-of-the-art learning environments. In every program, you learn the best practices of the profession complemented by critical-thinking, team-building, communications and technology skills.

Every student in the college has the opportunity to apply their new knowledge and gain practical experience with a variety of regional organizations and agencies.  Our holistic approach to educating the whole student means Towson University graduates are well prepared to enter and excel in their health-related careers and ongoing professional development.

About Our People

By the Numbers


Faculty members prepare students for exciting careers in the field


Of students have internships


TU offers the only occupational therapy education program in Maryland.


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Many work in hospitals, bringing practical experience to their students