Now Recruiting: Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP)

Creighton University’s Pipeline to Success Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) allows students the opportunity to develop the skills required to successfully compete for, enter and ultimately, graduate from health professional school where, through programmatic activities/resources; access, education and training is provided to EACH student enrolled in the program.

We are looking to recruit 25 undergraduate students to participate in our upcoming Structured Summer 2019 Undergraduate Health Careers Summer Program and 25 undergraduate students and 10 health professional school students to participate in our upcoming Fall 2019 Undergraduate/Health Professional Health Careers Ambassador Program.  We’re currently accepting applications and plan to notify accepted participants in May 2019 and June 2019, respectively.

The Summer 2019 Session is a structured, six-week program that provides a plethora of academic enrichment opportunities where students partake in classroom instruction focused on upper-level mathematics/science, standardized test preparation, clinical shadowing, field trips, etc. – sessions are to begin mid-June 2019 (monthly stipends included).  In addition, the duration of the Fall 2019 Session will run from September 2019 – April 2020 with a requirement of 6 hours of participation in program activities per month per student (stipends and scholarships included).

Here’s the link to the program webpage which includes a downloadable application, application checklist and additional information as it pertains to HCOP at Creighton University: https://healthsciences.creighton.edu/diversity/health-careers-opportunity-program-hcop

Completed application packets can be hand-delivered to:

Pipeline to Success Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP)

c/o Aminatu Issaka

Hixson-Lied Science Building – Suite G-13

For answers to additional questions, please call: 402.280.4112 or 402.280.2312