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School of Allied Health Professions

Welcome and thank you for considering VCU´s School of Allied Health Professions as you select a course of study toward a career in the health sciences. The links on this page should help you answer some of the most common questions of prospective students. Each department website will provide you with further discipline specific information.

Recent News

  • CMS Chief Marilyn Tavenner to Step Down
    Jan 21, 2015

    Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services administrator, Marilyn Tavenner (MHA '89), announced Friday that she's resigning from her position at the end of February. Ms. Tavenner, who's been with CMS since 2010, played a major role in the implementation of President Barack Obama's health-care law. Her agency wrote many of the new rules putting the Affordable Care Act in place and oversees the new health insurance exchanges created by the law. Ms. Tavenner, had been acting administrator of CMS since late 2011, and she was confirmed by the Senate in May 2013 — making her the first permanent head of the massive agency in about six years.

  • Rehab Counseling Ranks #7
    Jan 20, 2015

    VCU Department of Rehab Counseling Ranks #7 on US News & World Report

  • Welcome back Dr. Torrey Hawley
    Jan 15, 2015

    Advanced Patient Care offered again

Events View All

  • Feb


    Open House in February
    Feb. 10, 2015

    VCU Community Health Education Center Gateway Building1200 E Marshall Street Richmond, Virginia

  • Feb


    Info Session
    Feb. 13, 2015

    Learn more about Radiation Sciences