Other Health Professions: Direct Care

Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine (Acupuncturist)

Anesthesiologist Assistant (CAA, CRNA)

Athletic Training


Chiropractic (Doctor of Chiropractic, DC)

Clinical Dietitian (RD or RDN)

Clinical Psychology (Clinical Psychologist, PsyD or PhD)

Communication and Speech Disorders (CSD) Professions

Genetic Counseling (Genetic Counselor)


Naturopathic Medicine (Naturopathic Doctor, ND)

Nutrition (Registered Dietitian, RDN)

Occupational Therapy (Occupational Therapist, OT)

Orthotics and Prosthetics (O&P Practitioner)

Physical Therapy (Doctor of Physical Therapy, DPT)

Podiatric Medicine (Doctor of Podiatric Medicine, DPM)

Respiratory Therapy

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