Health Professions Programs

The UNM School of Medicine offers a number of paramedical health professional training and educational programs in the Health Professions ranging from certifications to master’s degrees.


Dental Hygiene

The Department of Dental Medicine offers BS and MS degrees. 

Emergency Medical Services

The Department of Emergency Medicine offers First Responder, EMT and AEMT certificates and a BS degree.

Medical Laboratory Sciences

The Department of Pathology offers BS and MS degrees.

Occupational Therapy

The Department of Pediatrics offers a MS degree in Occupational Therapy.

Physician Assistant

The Department of Family & Community Medicine offers a MS degree in PA.

Physical Therapy

The Department of Orthopaedics & Rehabilitation offers a doctorate in PT.

Radiologic Sciences

The Department of Radiology offers a BS degree in Radiation Sciences and four specialization certificates in Computer Tomography, Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI), Ultrasound and Nuclear Medicine, and Positron Emission Tomography – Computed Tomography (PET/CT).