Health Careers Advisement Office

Who We Are:

The Health Careers Advisement Office serves pre-health professional students interested in careers in medicine (allopathic, osteopathic and chiropractic), optometry, veterinary medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, podiatry and physician assistant.


The Health Careers Advisement Office at Cal State L.A. aims to provide excellent resources and support so as to mobilize our diverse student body to successfully enter health professions schools and go on to serve in communities of need. 


● ADVISE: exposing Cal State LA students to a diversity of health careers, and effectively coaching them to maximize their competitiveness as candidates.

● CONNECT: cultivating a vibrant pre-health community of current students, faculty, staff, alumni and local practitioners.

● EDUCATE: Inspiring students to serve in a capacity that impacts their local communities

Core Values:

● Integrity We aim to give students our highest quality of service, and expect students to give their highest degree of effort.

● Collaboration We aim to work across departments, colleges, universities and health care communities to better serve and resource our students.

● Equity & Inclusion We aim to ameliorate health care disparities through intentionally preparing students who will diversify the healthcare workforce as well as address inequalities through their healthcare practice.

Contact Information

King Hall D Wing, Room 1044 (within the NSS Advisement Center)

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