For graduates and students of colleges and universities (age 18+) who are interested in or preparing for careers in health care.
Certificate in Patient Experience and Pre-Licensed Clinical Care
Scholars must be accepted to, enrolled in or graduated from an accredited college or university, and be at least 18 years old.
The Summer Intensive Health Scholar program allows Scholars to experience health care during the summer in a 9-week session. The program is great for students who live or go to school outside our immediate program areas, who are local but have busy schedules during the school year or who are otherwise looking for a short-term experience. Summer Intensive Scholars may choose to continue into one of our year-round programs after completing the intensive.
The program is ideal for those interested in careers in:
College students, incoming freshman, “gap year” students, recent graduates, career changers and others are welcome!
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Students from outside the Los Angeles area may choose to stay in residence with the program. This option can be discussed in further detail during the interview process.
For the first week of the program, students have the option of staying in residence near the main training site. This option can be discussed in further detail during the interview process.