MedSTEM Pre-Internship

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What is the MedSTEM Pre-Internship Program?

The Pre-Internship is a 6-week, paid summer program at Rush University Medical Center. Students will split their time between hands-on learning experiences with departments or units in the hospital and classroom courses surrounding healthcare career exploration, workforce skill development, and researching real-world issues. Successful students in the Pre-Internship will be highly considered for the Internship Program.

REACH Classroom001-02

What is the MedSTEM Pre-Internship Program?

The Pre-Internship is a 6-week, paid summer program at Rush University Medical Center. Students will split their time between hands-on learning experiences with departments or units in the hospital and classroom courses surrounding healthcare career exploration, workforce skill development, and researching real-world issues. Successful students in the Pre-Internship will be highly considered for the Internship Program.

Program Information

Program Benefits

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Career Exploration

Students will be able to explore careers through workshop, research, and discussions about their chosen fields with real professionals.

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College Readiness

Students will gain valuable knowledge about their match schools, FAFSA, students loans, student resources, available scholarships, graduate school, and other financial literacy knowledge to gain their degree quickly and efficiently.

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Workforce Skills Development

Students will attend courses and training that help promote vital work ethics and professionalism skills encouraging a competent, safe, and reliable worker.

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Networking

Connect with students from west-side Chicago communities schools that surround the Rush University Medical Center.