Application Details

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The Health Profession Pathways application have been sent directly to confirmed, incoming PES students beginning on April 20, 2021. 

Applications are due at 5pm on May 12, 2021.

The application includes various demographic questions, questions about students' health career interests, and 3 essay questions that will help us learn about students' motivation in applying for Pathways. 

Essay Questions:

  • Why do you want to become a health professional? Describe your interest in and motivation for wanting to go into a health career.
    • Reflections might include, but are not limited to: when did you first become interested in a health career, experiences you’ve had in a health care setting, classes you have taken in high school that are health career focused, personal experiences with health and wellness for self or family members, family members or friends who have influenced you and how, people that have inspired you to go down this path, etc. 
  • Describe any challenges (academic, personal, or systemic) you have had to overcome in your life and what you did to overcome them.  
  • How are you committed to racial and social justice as a pre-health student?

Application Timeline

Students will be notified about their acceptance into the Health Profession Pathways program by Wednesday, May 26, 2021. Accepted students will be sent a participation contract and asked to sign and return it by June 2, 2021 to confirm their participation in the program. 


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