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At Midwestern University, we do everything it takes to help you become everything you want to be.


25,000+
alumni

successfully practicing
across all 50 states.

215,000+
patients

served at our clinics in Glendale
and Downers Grove.

$31.5
million+

total annual
research investment.

Happening now at Midwestern University

Stroke and Aphasia Awareness Event

Midwestern University Speech Language Pathology and NSSLHA (National Student Speech Language Hearing Association) present Stroke and Aphasia Awarendess Event on Wednesday, October 27th at 6:00 PM. 

CDMA Joins Bridges Program in Expanding Opportunity for Aspiring Dentists

October 05, 2021

Midwestern University’s College of Dental Medicine-Arizona is proud to announce its participation in the University’s Bridges Program, a diversity initiative aimed at increasing opportunities for aspiring students to pursue healthcare careers.

Glendale, AZ

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CDMA Joins Bridges Program in Expanding Opportunity for Aspiring Dentists

October 05, 2021

Midwestern University’s College of Dental Medicine-Arizona is proud to announce its participation in the University’s Bridges Program, a diversity initiative aimed at increasing opportunities for aspiring students to pursue healthcare careers.

Glendale, AZ

CCOM Student Earns Golden Stethoscope Award for Research

October 05, 2021

Midwestern University’s Chicago College of Osteopathic Medicine (CCOM) is proud to announce that third-year student, Rachna Karumuri, is the honored recipient of the Golden Stethoscope Award from the Indian American Medical Association of Illinois for her research. Ms. Karumuri investigated the expression of two novel molecular biomarkers in cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), the second most common form of skin cancer.

Downers Grove, IL

White Coat Ceremonies Mark Start of Professional Careers

October 04, 2021

More than 2,500 Midwestern University students received their clinical white coats and took an oath affirming their commitment to lifelong learning and practicing the highest standards of compassionate patient-centered care in White Coat Ceremonies held September 25th on the Glendale Campus, and October 2nd on the Downers Grove Campus.

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Midwestern University Speech-Language Pathology Program Offers Therapy Resource for Parkinson Patients

September 23, 2021

The Speech-Language Pathology (SLP) Program at Midwestern University College of Health Sciences in Glendale recently received a grant from the Parkinson Voice Project to help patients with Parkinson disease regain their voice through treatments at the University’s Therapy Institute.

Glendale, AZ

Celine Gabai, O.D.

Arizona College of Optometry, 2017

I use my clan and kinship terms with my patients to make them feel welcome and more at ease.

Ariana Carrillo-Ortega

College of Health Sciences, Occupational Therapy, 2023

Your culture is a strength, not a barrier, so take your culture and apply it to every aspect of your journey. My advice to all my fellow brothers and sisters is to continue to dream without borders. I challenge the Latinx community to ask yourself: If not you, then who?

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One
Health
Initiative

The principles of the One Health Initiative are a core component of our healthcare philosophy. One Health Initiative recognizes that the health of humans is connected to the health of animals and the environment.

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Mission
&
Vision

Our mission is to provide you with the tools, the guidance and the support you need to achieve success as a compassionate, skilled, and community-oriented healthcare professional.

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Our
History

Midwestern University has a proud and impressive history. For over a century, Midwestern University has been meeting the educational needs of the healthcare community.

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Kathleen H. Goeppinger, Ph.D., President & CEO

Our
Leadership

Our University leaders have one goal in mind: providing the best educational opportunities for students in order to create an outstanding team of healthcare professionals.

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Two Great Campuses. Unlimited Possibilities.


We are here to help you succeed. Every step of the way. At Midwestern University, you’ll benefit from hands-on training, expert faculty mentors, and patient-focused programs. No matter which campus you choose, we are ready to help you realize your dream of being a healthcare professional.

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COVID-19
Information

Midwestern University is carefully monitoring the latest developments regarding the coronavirus and has developed a purpose-driven, integrated plan that addresses the safety and security needs of faculty, staff, students, and the community we serve. 

Midwestern University COVID-19 Next Steps

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COVID-19
Cases
on
Campus

Midwestern University has been tracking confirmed cases of COVID-19 on each of our campuses since the first reported case in March of 2020. With the return of students, faculty and staff, we are updating the way we display positive COVID-19 cases in an effort to provide more useful data for our campus community.

COVID-19 Cases on Campus

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COVID-19
Health
and
Safety
Plan

The health and safety of the Midwestern University community is our highest priority. Our efforts to mitigate the spread of the COVID-19 virus on our campuses and at our clinics have been very effective and were developed by the Midwestern University Response Team in close consultation with national, state, and local public health officials.  

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