• 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! Explore the website to find a wealth of resources for students on their journey to a health professional program.

    Learn more about what the HCC offers

  • HCC Global Seminars

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

    Global Health in Thailand students travel to Chiang Mai, Thailand and look at the relationship between human health and animal health.

    Learn more about these global seminars

  • 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

Information Sessions

Students in an information sessionLearn more about specific programs through information sessions offered throughout the year with a representative from each program.

Information Sessions

Online Workshops

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

Online Workshops

Health Program Action Plans

student looking at computer

Get organized! Keep a record of all application related experiences, and submit it to meet with a career counselor. Health Program Action Plans available for a wide range of health careers. 

Access Action Plans 


Students in class Our credit courses are designed to help you think, reflect, be a better applicant, and ultimately, be a well-rounded health professional.


Health Careers Fair

Health Careers Fair from above

The annual Health Careers Fair is coming up on October 5, 2017! Explore and network with UMN health degree programs, pre-health student groups, and community organizations.

Learn More