Health Careers Institute for High School Students

Current high school juniors and seniors are invited to apply for Midwestern University’s annual Health Careers Institute at the Downers Grove campus. This FREE hands-on, 5-day program runs from June 10-14. Application deadline extended to April 12, 2024.

  • Downers Grove Campus

Event Information

High school students use dental picks on mouth models.

There’s still time to apply for Midwestern University’s annual Health Careers Institute for High School Students, which will take place on the Downers Grove, Illinois campus from June 10-14, 2024. This FREE hands-on five-day program is open to current high school juniors and seniors. The deadline for applicants has been extended to April 12, 2024. 

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Join Midwestern University faculty and students to learn about these health professions:

  • Osteopathic Medicine
  • Physician Assistant Studies
  • Pharmacy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Dental Medicine
  • Biomedical Sciences
  • Clinical Psychology
  • Physical Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Speech-Language Pathology
  • Precision Medicine
  • Public Health

Health Careers Institute

Learn more about the Health Careers Institute and meet the 2024 student mentors.

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