Welcome to Clark's Prehealth Career Advising Program!
We at Clark value the importance of educating future physicians and other members of the health care professions. We are committed to helping you find the right path for YOU towards a career in medicine. To explore careers in medicine, undergraduate priorities, the application process, and other resources, use the links on the right side of the page. Get a bird's-eye overview of applying to medical schools.
Prehealth student Shyamal Asher '08 talks about Clark's prehealth advising program. He was admitted to The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University »
Prehealth student and biochemistry major Miranda Simon '08 talks about how her participation in Clark's Emergency Medical Services program and other opportunities at Clark helped prepare her for medical school. She chose to attend the Medical College of Wisconsin »
Why choose Clark for your health career preparation?
Clark's Prehealth Advisory Committee has years of experience helping Clark students reach their goals.
Clark's low student/faculty ratio means that you get to know your professors through small classes and research collaboration.
Clark faculty encourage you to participate in the creation of new knowledge.
Awards and Prizes
Clark prehealth students are eligible for awards and prizes.
Articulation Agreements with Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences
A specified number of Clark students who earn greater than a minimum GPA and take all prerequisite courses will be accepted into MCPHS programs leading to a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, a Master of Physician Assistant Studies, or a Doctor of Pharmacy.
Invited Speakers Program
Workshops and lectures by invited speakers provide insight into how to prepare for the challenges of the health professions.
Emergency Room Volunteer and Shadowing Program
Clark's partnership with Worcester's St. Vincent Hospital allows students to see hands
on how emergency medicine works.
MCAT and AMCAS Workshops
Clark students can attend workshops that help them prepare for standardized tests and the application process.
Traditional Advising Services
Other services offered include help with curriculum planning, letters of evaluation and choosing schools.
Commit to Excellence
Clark's Prehealth Advising Committee urges you to commit to excellence in your preparation for a health career.