• Health Careers Fair 2015

    Check out the variety of programs at the Health Careers Fair, which brings health-related degree programs, student groups, and experiential opportunities together in the Great Hall at Coffman Union on October 14 from 1-4 p.m.

  • What is the Health Careers Center?

    What is the Health Careers Center?

    The Health Careers Center at the University of Minnesota helps you prepare for medical school or other health professional program!

    Watch this short overview

  • Global Future Physician

    The Global Future Physician course travels to India during the winter break to learn about medicine in a rapidly-developing economy.

    Learn more

  • Are you a high school student?

    Participate in our hands-on activities designed to help you learn more about health professions. Our Scrubs, Gloves & Microscopes program is a series of half-day on campus health career exploration sessions.

    Learn more about high school programs

  • 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! Will you be next? Find out more about how the Health Careers Center can help you succeed.

    Stop in today!

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. Use the links on the top of the page to explore our website.

Visit us

Health Careers CenterHave a question? Need answers? 
Our friendly staff is here to help in Moos 2-565.
Stop by Monday through Friday - 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Visit us


Students in classDiscover health career options, explore specific roles, gain experience, write your personal statement and challenge your thinking. Our credit courses are designed to help you think, reflect, be a better applicant, and ultimately, be a well-rounded health professional.


Online Workshops

Students on laptop computersOur interactive online workshops with follow-up, in-person meetings are packed with advice, videos, and short exercises to help you prepare for your health professional program application.

Online Workshops

Like us on Facebook

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Like the Health Careers Center facebook page

Information Sessions

Students in an information sessionLearn more about specific programs through information sessions offered throughout the year.

Information Sessions


Are you a high school student?

High school students in labParticipate in our hands-on activities designed to help you learn more about health professions. Our Scrubs, Gloves & Microscopes program is a series of half-day health careers exploration sessions on the University of Minnesota campus.

High School Programs