University of Massachusetts Medical School—High School Health Careers Program

 

Overview

HSHCP exposes Massachusetts high schoolers from backgrounds lacking strong representation in medicine to healthcare professions and biomedical and biotechnology careers. Classroom sessions address language arts skills, math, science/biology and information technology. Students also take part in internships with physicians and other healthcare professionals. Seminars provide information about college application and financial aid procedures.

General Info

Name University of Massachusetts Medical School—High School Health Careers Program
Location Worcester, MA
Year-round Contacts 877-395-3149
Program Focuses & Features Computer Science, English, Math, Medicine/Healthcare, Science
Grade Range (rising grades) 10-11
Age Range Residential — Coed Ages 15-17
Application Deadline March
Director Robert E. Layne, Director
Residential Fee Free (in-state residents). 4 weeks.
Dates & Sessions June-July; 1 session, 4 weeks long

Contact

Robert E. Layne, Director
877-395-3149