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Prepared Through Pre-Health: Setting the Foundation for Health Professions

Prepared Through Pre-Health: Setting the Foundation for Health Professions

The pre-health professional track at Ship prepares students for careers in the health sciences such as medicine, optometry, dentistry, physical therapy, nursing, pathology, and others. The demanding program requires more than a solid GPA, said Dr. David Long, biology professor and director of health sciences. Student are expected to shadow professionals, engage in research, and log volunteer hours.