Exploring Health & Medicine

Exploring Health & Medicine

Apply by May 1
Exploring Medicine

If you are interested in a a career in a health-care field, this first-year learning community is designed for you!

You will live in Abel Hall, take introductory biology and Introduction to Health Professions courses together, and have access to exclusive academic and social experiences outside the classroom, such as visits to the University of Nebraska Medical Center and educational activities with the cadaver lab on campus.

You will also receive guidance in preparing for the MCAT, applying to med schools, and learning what a career in medicine might include.

Exploring Medicine Learning Community May Clinic trip 2014

Community Details

Open To

First-year students interested in pre-med programs



LIFE 120 & 120L: Fundamentals of Biology I & Lab or CHEM 109: General Chemistry I

CASC 150: Introduction to Health Professions


LIFE 120 & 120L: Fundamentals of Biology I & Lab or LIFE 121 & 121L: Fundamentals of Biology II & Lab

CHEM 109: General Chemistry I or CHEM 110: General Chemistry II

SOCI 101: Introduction to Sociology

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