Preprofessional (PP)

PP-100 Intro to Health Professional School (0 credits)

This one-hour seminar introduces the student to the professional health school application process, the lifestyle of a professional health school student, the importance of making alternative career plans, and how the preprofessional health program at Alverno prepares students for getting into professional health school.

Prerequisite(s): SC-119 completed or concurrent registration. Time will be scheduled during Mid-Semester Assessment Days. You will receive an email about this day and time.

PP-200 Introduction Professional School Exams (0 credits)

This two-hour seminar introduces the student to the different professional health school standardized tests and introduces test-taking and studying strategies.

Prerequisite(s): PP-100 and SC-120 completed or concurrent registration. Time will be scheduled during Mid-Semester Assessment Days. You will receive an email about the day and time.

PP-300 Pre-Health Assessment (0 credits)

All preprofessional students are required to register for PP-300 each semester after completing PP 250. In this three-hour session during mid-semester assessment week, the student formally practices for a given section on the appropriate entrance exam under conditions that simulate the test-taking environment. She is informed in advance of the subject covered each semester. The student should be prepared to use only number 2 pencils and she should have photo identification.

Prerequisite(s): SC-120 completed. Required for preprofessional health students. Schedule will be determined at 1st meeting.