Health Careers Advisement Office

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The Health Careers Advisement (HCAO) 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. View our mission, values, and vision.

Services Offered

  • Health Career Exploration & Major selection
  • One on One and Group Advising
  • Workshops and Panel Presentations
  • Mock Interviews & Personal Statement Review
  • Networking Opportunities for Clinical Experiences and Shadowing
  • Application Support
  • Mentoring Program
  • Scholarship Opportunities
  • Weekly Newsletter with On and Off Campus Opportunities

Pre Health Pathways

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pre occupational therapy

pre physical therapy

pre chiropractic

pre dental

pre podiatry

allopathic

osteopathic

pre vet

naturopathic

pre pharmacy

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HCAO Appointments

Before scheduling a one-on-one appointment with Maite Villareal Rodriguez (Health Careers Advisor), you must watch the online workshop Introduction to Health Professions here and complete the survey at the end.  Once completed, you can call 323-343-5284 or stop by King Hall D-1044 to schedule an appointment.

 

Maite's Advising Schedule for Spring 2019:

 

Mondays

  • 15 minute drop in appointments: 9:45-10:45

  • 45 minute appointments (must be scheduled ahead): 11:45-2:45

​Tuesdays

  • 15 minute drop in appointments: 9:45-10:45
  • 45 minute appointments (must be scheduled ahead): 11:45-2:45

​Wednesdays

  • 45 minute appointments (must be scheduled ahead) 11:30-2:30
  • 15 minute drop in appointments: 2:30-3:30

​Thursdays 

  • 45 minute appointments (must be scheduled ahead) 11:30-2:30
  • 15 minute drop in appointments: 2:30-3:30