Pre-Health Professional Program


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Wright State University enrolls hundreds of students like you, interested in pursuing careers in the health professions. The goal of the Pre-Health Professional Program is to empower and support you in exploring, preparing, and applying to graduate health professional programs. Assisting you in a holistic process, we provide:

  • Guidance in self-assessment and career exploration
  • Assistance with your academic plan to satisfy degree and pre-health coursework requirements
  • Coaching on building strong applications, planning timelines for standardized tests, and effectively writing personal statements

Pre-Health students are given access to: 

  • A dedicated pre-health advisor  
  • A pre-health degree audit to assist in real-time tracking of course prerequisites completion  
  • The Pre-Health Pilot Course sharing announcements, information on local pre-health events and customized resource pages for each pre-health pathway 
  • Programming, events, and networking in various health professions 
  • Standardized testing resources   

Joining is simple.

  • Meet with the pre-health advisor,
  • Let your academic advisor know you are pre-health
  • OR register for the Pre-Health first- year seminar course

Pre-Health Advisor

The Pre-Health Professional Program has a dedicated advisor who is a part of the students’ Success Team and works alongside academic advisors, career consultants and success coaches. The advisor provides guidance in prerequisite coursework, academic expectations, and the preparation necessary to be a competitive applicant to health professions schools.

Wright State students can schedule an academic advising appointment with the pre-health advisor.

Prospective students should email to request schedule an appointment with the pre-health advisor.

Health Career Exploration

The Health Professions Center connects students with various opportunities to experience and learn more about health careers through workshops, presentations, and educational sessions. Visit our Events page to learn more.