Resources for Students

Undergraduate Preparation

First-Year Student Handouts

  • Health Sciences at Kalamazoo College: Description of the Health Sciences curriculum and advice for new students.
  • Curriculum Guide: Lists containing the Health Sciences core curriculum and recommended cognates for various health professions
  • Medical Professions Admissions Guide: Strategy for Success—published by the National Association of Advisors for the Health Professions. Contributors include Dr. Sally Olexia, former K College Health Sciences Director. Order from NAAHP.
  • Inter-Institutional Enrollment—if you need to take a course K College does not offer
  • Volunteer Opportunities

Preferred Partnerships

Other Advising Resources

Electronic Journals

Resources Based on Type of Medicine

MCAT Preparation
Post-Baccalaureate and Special Master’s Programs
  • NIH IRTA: Intra-mural research training award. One-year biomedical research opportunity for recent college graduates intending to apply to graduate or professional school.
Public Health

For a list of more resources of health professions please visit CBU’s Health Science and Pre-Health page.