Pre-Professional Health Program

Path to Health Professions Day

photo of students at a path to health professions event


Monday, February 20, 2023
9 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.
Wright State University
Student Union Apollo Room

Is helping others in your future? Visit Wright State University and plan to attend the Path to Health Professions event to discover how you can get on the right path to becoming a doctor or other health professional!

This event is for:

  • High school students interested in becoming a health professional
  • Community college students interested in becoming health care providers and learning more about Wright State University
  • Parents, friends, and families of interested students
  • Current pre-health students who want to learn more about their opportunities at Wright State
  • Teachers and counselors who wish to learn more about Wright State's pre-med and pre-health programs

Attendees will:

  • Explore and gain a better understanding of career opportunities in health care including medicine, athletic training, biomedical engineering, chiropractic, mental health counseling, nursing, occupational therapy, optometry, pharmacy, psychology, physical therapy, physician's assistant, public health, social work, sports science, veterinary medicine, and many other health professions
  • Discover what it takes to get into Wright State University Boonshoft School of Medicine and other professional programs
  • Find out how degrees from Wright State can open doors to the nation's top professional schools
  • Learn what classes and activities you should be choosing NOW to prepare for your future


Pre-Registration for this event has concluded. Please feel free to register on-site the day of the event.

    2023 Schedule

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    Session 1
    Time Presentation Room Location
    9:00–9:30 a.m.
    Event Overview
    Welcome and Event Overview Apollo
    Session 2
    Time Presentation Room Location
    9:35–10:05 a.m.
    Career Information
    Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing Atlantis (E157)
    Chiropractic Medicine Endeavour (E156-A)
    Clinical Mental Health Counseling Endeavour (E156-B)
    Optometry Endeavour (E156-C)
    Physician Assistant Discovery (E163-A)
    Sports Science / Sports Medicine Discovery (E163-B)
    Session 3
    Time Presentation Room Location
    10:10–10:40 a.m.
    Career Information
    Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing Atlantis (E157)
    Biomedical Engineering Endeavour (E156-A)
    Nursing / Nurse Practioner Endeavour (E156-B)
    Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.) Endeavour (E156-C)
    Professional Psychology / Psychiatry Discovery (E163-A)
    Pharmacy Discovery (E163-B)
    Session 4
    Time Presentation Room Location
    10:45–11:15 a.m.
    Career Information
    Allopathic Medicine; Boonshoft School of Medicine Atlantis (E157)
    Medical Laboratory Science Endeavour (E156-A)
    Public Health Endeavour (E156-B)
    Rehabilitation Services / Integrated Human Services Endeavour (E156-C)
    Social Work Discovery (E163-A)
    Veterinarian Medicine Discovery (E163-B)
    Session 5
    Time Presentation Room Location
    11:20 a.m.–12:05 p.m.
    Health Professional Student Q&A
    Health Professional Student Q&A Apollo
    Session 6
    Time Presentation Room Location
    12:15 p.m.
    Tours; Q&A Sessions
    Admissions, Financial Aid, Housing Q&A Atlantis (E157)
    Anatomy Lab Tour Endeavour (E156-A)
    Campus Tour Endeavour (E156-B)
    Nursing Tours Apollo
    Pre-Professional Health Program Q&A Endeavour (E156-C)