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Preparing for a Career in an Allied Health Program

Allied health programs are numerous, and are diverse in their requirements. Please review the links below for more information on some allied health fields.

Allied Health The Association of Schools of Allied Health
Anesthesiologist Assistant American Academy of Anesthesiologists’ Assistants
Art Therapist American Art Therapy Association
Athletic Trainer National Athletic Trainers Association
Blood Bank Technologist American Society of Clinical Pathologists
Cardiovascular Technologist American Society of Echocardiography
Cardiovascular Technologist American Society of Echocardiography
Cardiovascular Professionals
Medical Laboratory Science/Cytotechnology* National Accrediting Agency for Clinical Laboratory Sciences
American Society of Clinical Pathologists
* These programs are offered by Monmouth University in conjunction with several hospital partners. For more information see Dr. William Schreiber or Dr. Robin Kucharczyk in the Department of Chemistry, Medical Technology & Physics
Counseling-related Occupations American Counseling Association
Crime Scene Investigator International Crime Scene Investigators Association
Dental Hygienist American Dental Hygienists’ Association
Dental Laboratory Technician National Association of Dental Laboratories
Diagnostic Medical Sonographer Society of Diagnostic Medical Sonographers
Dietetic Technician, Dietitian American Dietetic Association
Emergency Medical Technician/Paramedic National Association of Emergency Medical Technicians
Health Information Management American Health Information Management Association
Histologic Technician/ Histotechnologist National Society for Histotechnology
Kinesiotherapist American Kinesiotherapy Association
Medical Assistant American Association of Medical Assistants
Music Therapist American Music Therapy Association
Nuclear Medicine Technologist Society of Nuclear Medicine – Technologist Section
Ophthalmic Medical Technician/ Technologist Joint Commission on Allied Health Personnel in Ophthalmology
Orthotist and Prosthetist American Orthotic & Prosthetic Association
Radiation Therapist/Radiographer American Society of Radiologic Technologists
Rehabilitation Counselor National Rehabilitation Counseling Association
Respiratory Therapist/
Respiratory Therapy Technician
American Association for Respiratory Care
Speech-Language Pathologist American Speech-Language-Hearing Association
Surgical Technologist Association of Surgical Technologists

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General Information on Health Profession Careers

Career information on this page is to help students begin to prepare for continuing education after completion of their undergraduate degree at Monmouth. Every student should seek out further information on these potential careers through professional organizations and websites for each graduate program he or she intends to apply.