Welcome to Health Professions Advising at Colorado State University
To schedule an appointment with a Health Professions Advisor, call the Center for Advising and Student Achievement (CASA) at 970-491-7095.
Why meet with an Advisor?
At Colorado State University students may choose a major from more than 65 fields of study.
All students will work with a major advisor (their primary advisor) in their academic department to ensure that they meet graduation requirements.
Regardless of the major students choose, students who plan to continue their education in a health professional program will work with Health Professions Advisors to satisfy the “ABCs” required of those who apply to these post-graduate programs.
Students who are interested in health professions will also work with a Health Professions Advisor (their secondary advisor) to ensure that they incorporate the prerequisites for professional health programs into their program of study.
A strong GPA, appropriate science, math and elective courses.
Research, Volunteer and Community service, experiences that demonstrate compassion, leadership and communication skills.
C: Confirming Clinical Experience
Volunteer and/or paid experience in health related fields, shadowing and informational interviews with health professionals, and campus involvement.