Academic Health Center

Health Careers Center


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    Health Interprofessional School Fair

    Talk to admissions representatives from health degree programs visiting from around the country!

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    Be featured on our "Wall of Success"...send us your story!

    Our Wall of Success is growing with profiles of students we have worked with and who have landed in their health profession! Interested in being featured here?

    Stop in today!

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    Award for Innovative International Initiatives

    Tricia Todd, MPH, Assistant Director of the Health Careers Center, recently received the 2014 C. Eugene Allen Award for Innovative International Initiatives.

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    Want to receive up to date information about health related events, volunteer opportunities, courses and more? Like the Health Careers Center facebook page!


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    10+ Years of Supporting Pre-Health Students!

    The Health Careers Center celebrated 10 years of work with pre-health students in 2012. Learn more about who we are, what we offer, and how we work with students.

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    Health Careers Center

    We are located in Moos Tower on the Minneapolis campus, shown here.

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    Are you a high school student?

    Participate in our hands-on activities designed to help you learn more about health professions.

    High School Programs

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    Fostering Interprofessional Education in            Pre-Health Students

    Concepts of inter-professional collaboration and practice are threaded throughout many of the Health Careers Center courses.

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    India 2014

    The Global Future Physician course is once again traveling to India to learn about medicine in a rapidly-developing economy.

    Learn more here!

Hello from the Health Careers Center!

The Health Careers Center is here to help you prepare for a health professional program by providing the help and information you are seeking! Stop by our office in 2-565 Moos Tower to ask us your questions and pick up a prerequisite list, program information, schedule of upcoming information sessions, course list, and more!

Use the Health Careers Center as a resource as you get ready to apply to a health program or medical school. Use our online workshops, meet with a counselor, pick up program materials, take a thought-provoking course...prepare your best with the Health Careers Center. Explore the links on the left side of the screen, designed just for you!


Fall 2015 Courses

Looking to explore your health career options? Take AHS 1101: Orientation to Health Careers (in person) or AHS 1102 (online)! Focused on medicine? See if there are seats available for AHS 1600: The Future Physician - Medicine in the 21st Century. Getting ready to apply to a health professional program? Then request a permission number for AHS 2400: Writing a Personal Statement! The Health Careers Center has courses to help you explore the health career of your choice and prepare for admission.

Can't fit in a course?
Learn about the selection of online workshops offered by the HCC. All online workshops are free to UMN students (nominal fee to public users), and come with the opportunity to meet one-on-one with a career counselor once completed. Register today to get help Planning for Medical School, Exploring Public Health, and more!

Health Careers Center

Drop in hours:
9:00am - 4:00pm
Monday - Friday

Visit Us

Have a question? Need answers?
Our friendly staff is here to help! Stop by for application preparation help, prerequisite lists, program information, and more!

Look here to find out
where we are located.

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  • Last modified on May 22, 2013