Pre-Professional Health Programs

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Fall 2016 Calendar of Events

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AUGUST

30 Post Baccalaureate Orientation: RSVP Recommended (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

31Freshman Orientation: RSVP Required (6:15-7PM Tabling and Check In, 7-8:30PM Formal Program, MC Auditorium)

SEPTEMBER

6 Interview Success (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

8 AMSA Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

9 Interview Success (12-1PM, SR 158)

13 Freshman Orientation Make Up (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

14 Army Scholarship Night (Pre-Med & Dent, 6-7:30PM, FT 102)

16 Freshman Orientation Make Up (12-1PM, SR 158)

20 Post Baccalaureate Planning Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

22 AMSA Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

23 Building a Pre-Professional Resume (12-1PM, SR 158)

23 APPLICANT TRACK WORKSHOP: Creating a Competitive Application (5-6:30PM, TBA)

26 Pre-Pharmacy Club Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

27 Building a Pre-Professional Resume (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

OCTOBER

4 NEOMED Applicant Essay Workshop (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

6 AMSA Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

14 APPLICANT TRACK WORKSHOP: MCAT Prep Workshop (5-7PM, TBA)

14 Kaplan Entrance Exam Workshops (SR 158)

PCAT: 12-1PM                      DAT: 1-2PM

GRE: 4-5PM                          MCAT: 7-8PM

18 Resume Writing for Pre-Professional Students (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

20 AMSA Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

21Resume Writing for Pre-Professional Students (12-1PM, SR 158)

24 Pre-Pharmacy Club Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

25 Planning for a Gap Year Workshop (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

28 Creating a Back Up Plan (12-1PM, SR 158)

29 Midwest Pre-Health Conference, Bowling Green State University

NOVEMBER

1 Creating a Back Up Plan (11:30-12:30PM, SR 158)

3 AMSA Meeting (11:30-12:30PM, TBA)

APPLICANT TRACK WORKSHOP: Creating a Personal Statement (5-6:30PM, TBA)

12 OMED Conference, Ohio University, Athens Campus

17 AMSA Meeting (11:30-12:30, TBA)

18 APPLICANT TRACK WORKSHOP: Strategy Session for Exam Preparation (5-6:30PM, TBA)

28 Pre-Pharmacy Club Meeting (11:30-12:30, TBA)

ADVISING GUIDES

Pre-Dental

Pre-Medicine

Pre-Optometry

Pre-Pharmacy

Pre-Veterinary

PRE-PROFESSIONAL HEALTH PROGRAMS WORKSHOPS

Workshop Description
Building a Pre-Professional Resume Through Experiences

How to craft your time at CSU and what to add to your resume when you can’t possibly do it all! (recommended for Freshman, Sophomore, and new post-baccalaureate students)

Creating a Competitive Application Learn about all pieces of the application process from transcripts, personal statements, to letters of reference (recommended for Junior, Senior, post-baccalaureate students)
Creating a Personal Statement Learn how to craft a personal statement, errors to watch out for, how to get started and how to find the right reviewers (recommended for Junior, Senior, post-baccalaureate students)
Creating a Plan B Strategies for the creation of a plan B, career assessment, resources and tools (recommended for ALL pre-professional students)
Interview Success

Learn about interview types, examples of questions, how to strategize to succeed in your professional school interview from basics through what will set you apart from others (recommended for Junior, Senior, post-baccalaureate students)

Planning for a Gap Year Learn about reasons for taking a gap year, weighing pro’s and con’s, planning for a gap year, and how the application cycle changes if you incorporate a gap year (recommended for ALL pre-professional students)
Professional School Planning for Post Baccalaureate Students

Review of Pre-Professional Health Programs services offered, advice for utilizing PB time wisely based on individual needs, how to use experiences in PB program to become a more competitive applicant (recommended for Post Baccalaureate students)

Resume Writing for Pre-Professional Students Resume writing basics, how to categorize pre-professional experiences and tailor your resume to suit your needs (recommended for ALL pre-professional students)