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Clinical Exploration Program(CEP)

NSU's Clinical Exploration Program offers students the opportunity to shadow medical professionals on the job in many of NSU’s medical and health clinics. Program participants gain a broad perspective that shows how various medical fields work together and a practical, up-close review of several medical career options.

Participating NSU Clinics:
  • Athletic Training
  • Audiology
  • Dentistry
  • Internal Medicine
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Optometry
  • Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine
  • Pediatrics
  • Sports Medicine

Unfortunately, due to COVID-19, in an effort to maintain the safety and wellbeing of our students, faculty and staff there will be no Clinical Exploration Programs until further notice. Updates will be provided as soon as programming can again be made available. 

Recruit-A-Shark

Career Development host’s a biannual Recruit-A-Shark Day, once in the fall and another in the winter semester. The event provides opportunities for students including research, shadowing, internships, jobs, and volunteering within the Pre-Health and STEM programs. This is an amazing event for students to meet with employers and learn about some unique opportunities in their field. 

 

Trick to the Treat Event

Interested in science related research and internships? Every Fall semester we provide an avenue for students to present their Research, Medical and other Science related internships through round table discussions. This is the ideal program to learn how to obtain such opportunities strategically. Learn how and why to apply to science related internships and research opportunities. Halmos College Faculty, Career Development and Academic Advising office will be on hand to answer any of your questions. 

Undergraduate Research

What is Undergraduate Research?

An inquiry or investigation conducted by an undergraduate student that makes an original intellectual or creative contribution to the discipline. - The Council on Undergraduate Research (CUR)

What are the benefits?
  • A greater understanding of your discipline and career options
  • Improved communication skills
  • Greater problem solving and critical thinking skills
  • Hands on experience in a lab
  • Work one-on-one with a mentor
  • Increased understanding of research methodologies

For undergraduate research opportunities on- and off-campus, click here.

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