Participants are high school juniors and seniors interested in careers in physical therapy, physician assistant, occupational therapy, clinical exercise physiology, pharmacy, athletic training, public health, radiologic technology, diagnostic medical sonography or an undecided health career.
Our pre-college, academic-year program includes cultural activities, panel presentations with diverse primary and mental health care professionals, and service projects in medically underserved community settings.
Benefits of HCOP ambassadors:
- One-on-one mentoring with an undergraduate student as mentor
- Group sessions on a range of topics related to college readiness, healthcare education, career exploration, and goal setting
- Connections to summer interships and pre-college programs such as CU Rising