Health Professions Home Page at Abilene Christian University. Contains information about fields in medicine, dentistry, physical therapy, occupational therapy, optometry, chiropractic medicine, podiatric medicine, and becoming a physician's assistant.

Health Professions

The goal of the Health Professions Office is to aid students in selecting the appropriate courses and obtaining information for applying to health-related professional schools.  

Health Professions

ACU students receive acceptance to medical and dental schools at a rate of 85% - nearly twice the national average. With advising, graduate school preparation, shadowing programs and other resources, the Office of Health Professions can help you to be part of that 85%.

For questions about pursuing a career in a health-related field, please contact us


Nick Anthony ('05) | Chiropractor

Nick Anthony ('05) | Chiropractor

Nick Anthony has always found the intricacies and complexities of the human body fascinating  - so much so that he pursued a career in which he could help the human body operate as smoothly as possible.  

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Study Abroad in Uruguay


In the summer of 2012, Dr. Cynthia Powell and Dr. Lynette Austin ventured to Montevideo, Uruguay with 13 pre-health students to study global healthcare systems. Learn more about their travels, discoveries and experiences abroad!


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