Why Study a Pre-Professional Health Program at Millikin?

The Pre-Professional Program (Health Sciences) complements the Millikin mission. The faculty associated with the program provides guidance and advice to help you achieve your academic and professional goals in a global environment. You will be encouraged to acquire a broad education in the humanities and sciences, to strengthen your communication and interpersonal skills and to become a competitive candidate for post graduate programs in professional schools, ultimately leading o career in health care.

The program at Millikin is highly individualized. Each person in the program is treated with honesty and respect. There are many pathways that students can travel to achieve success and the program will facilitate that journey.

Health-Related Professional Programs

It is the goal of Millikin's Pre-Professional Program to prepare individuals for post-graduate degrees in a variety of health care-related occupations. 

  • Chiropractic Care
  • Dental Medicine
  • Pre-Medicine
  • Optometry
  • Pharmacy
  • Physician Assistant
  • Physical Therapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Veterinary Medicine 

Time-Line Check Lists

‚ÄčThe Director of the Pre-Professional Program strives to get to know each student and work with them as individuals. Weekly review sessions help students stay focused on their goals and their place within the coursework of their major. In addition, these review sessions as well as personalized appointments include sharing of current events in the health care, ethics, and more. The links below are meant to empower students to manage their goals for the long term. Students may review this information their own and with their major advisor, who are faculty members within the Chemistry and Biology departments. For details, start with the Biology advising and Chemistry advising pages. For help with the health professions advising, please contact the director of the program.