Health Professions Exposed
Monday, March 19, 2018 - Thursday, March 22, 2018
The Career Center in collaboration with Health Professions Advising Office and Allied Health Academy presents Health Professions Exposed (HPE). HPE consists of a series of workshops designed to inform students about preparing, engaging, and succeeding in the health professions field.
How to be a Competitive Applicant
Monday, March 19 | 11:00AM - 12:30PM (LH 210G)
Do you want to go to health professions school but unsure of the process or requirements and how to stand out? Attend this workshop to learn about being a prepared and competitive applicant for health profession programs.
Hear it From Your Peers: How to Get Into Professional School
Monday, March 19 | 4:00PM - 5:30PM (UH 246)
Are you thinking about applying to medical school, pharmacy school, or other health professions? Learn advice, insights and knowledge from students who have been through the process and have been accepted into health professions programs. Also learn about all of the services and resources the Health Professions Advising Office (HPAO) at CSUF offers. Towards the end of the session, you will have the opportunity to eat refreshments and mingle with the panelists and members of pre-health student organizations on campus.
Writing a Health Professions Statement of Purpose
Tuesday, March 20 | 2:00pm-3:30pm (LH 210G)
Preparation is key as you begin writing your health professions statement of purpose! This workshop will give you a step-by-step guide of what to do and what not to do when writing this significant statement.
Exploring Healthcare Professions Panel
Wednesday, March 21 | 4:00pm-5:30pm (LH 210G)
Attend this panel session to learn about the various opportunities and career paths in healthcare, how to plan for these paths, and ways to get your foot in the door to have a successful career.
Interviewing Strategies for Health Professions Schools
Thursday, March 22 | 1:00pm-2:30pm (LH 210G)
Why do you want to pursue a health profession and why should we accept you into our program? These are questions you need to be prepared to answer and this workshop will help you conquer the health professions school interview process. The workshop will discuss tips and strategies on how to prepare and what to expect from the interview process.
Get Involved with CSUF Allied Health Academy
Tuesday, March 20 | 4:00pm-5:00pm (LH 210G)
Are you hoping to pursue an allied health career? CSUF’s Allied Health Academy prepares students for graduate school in allied health programs. They provide a variety of services to enable CSUF students to pursue careers in social work, counseling, public health, physical therapy, occupational therapy, and speech therapy. Find out more about what they offer at this information session.
Get Involved with St. Jude Medical Center’s Volunteer Program
Thursday, March 22 | 10:00am-11:00am (LH 210G)
Join this workshop to learn about how you can support St. Jude Medical Center as a volunteer and how you can become a volunteer.
Princeton Review Test Prep Webinar
Thursday, March 22 | 5:00pm-6:30pm (LH 210G)
Are you thinking about applying to a health professions school program, but not sure what exam you will need to take? Join Princeton Review for this online webinar event where they will be providing an overview of the various exams to know of such as the MCAT, GRE, etc.