Summer Pre-College: Pre-Health

COVID-19 Summer Pre-College Update

At Marist, our top priority is ensuring the safety and well-being of our students. With that in mind, the decision has been made to adapt our Summer Pre-College 2021 program to a 3-week online experience from July 12 - 30 with 14 course options.

Summer Pre-College: Pre-Health

If you are considering a career in the health professions, the Marist Pre-Health Pre-College program is a good first step into learning about the opportunities in the healthcare field. In addition to learning about the variety of fields that exist within healthcare, you will learn about current healthcare issues in the US, the history of medicine and healthcare, and some of the important research being published with respect to healthcare. Students will have the opportunity to interact with a variety of healthcare professionals.

The required synchronous course time for this class for Summer 2021 will be from July 12 - 30, 2021, Monday - Friday 1:30 - 3:00 pm and 3:30 - 4:30 pm EST.

 

 

Welcome to Marist's Summer Pre-College in Pre-Health Program!

Marist College is a highly selective comprehensive liberal arts institution noted for its leadership in technology in and out of the classroom. When prospective students see Marist–our beautiful location on the Hudson River, top-notch facilities, the faculty attentiveness, and the sheer enjoyment of their experience here–they want to join our community. At Marist, students get a premium education, develop skills, make lifelong friends, and finish ahead of the competition for their next steps. 

Program Goals:

  • Learn about the different professions within the healthcare field.
  • Meet a variety of healthcare professionals and learn about their work.
  • Examine the history of medicine and healthcare.
  • Investigate the current state of healthcare and healthcare policy in the United States.
  • Explore the history and experience of women and minorities becoming healthcare providers.
  • Read and critically analyze health-related literature.

Earn College Credit Over the Summer

Marist Summer Pre-College is geared toward sophomores, juniors, and seniors in high school. Upon successful completion of the Pre-Health Program, each student will earn three (3) transferable college credits for the Marist College course HLTH 102N, Topics in Healthcare.

Program Cost

$1,500