In the sciences and health professions, there's no substitute for experience. That's why Destination: Success® incorporates a strong learning-by-doing component to help you find the academic and career path that’s right for you.
USciences maintains solid relationships with many of the organizations and institutions that make up the surrounding region’s rich life sciences economy, including the extensive network of healthcare, regulatory, pharmaceutical, and biotech industries.
In these partnerships, you can apply what you learn in the classroom and the lab through research projects, internships, and volunteer opportunities. Your advisors will help you find and select engagements that match your interests.
As early as your first year at USciences, Destination: Success® advisors can pair you with a faculty researcher in your area of interest. Working closely with your mentor, you will explore subjects in-depth and even present and publish your work. USciences students are unique in being able to enjoy this advantage so early in their academic or research careers.
Destination: Success® advisors can also connect you to the internships and volunteer opportunities valued by professional programs and employers. They will assist you in connecting with the right shadowing opportunities.
These experiences enable you to:
Some examples of places with recent internship and shadowing opportunities include:
Learn more about what Destination: Success® can do for you:
Kevin C. Wolbach, M.S., Interim Associate Dean, Misher College of Arts and Sciences