A career in healthcare is a rewarding and noble path, as it offers the opportunity to make a positive impact on individuals' lives. With an array of specialties for professional growth, healthcare careers provide a fulfilling and ever-evolving landscape for those passionate about serving others and advancing the field of medicine. Once you have decided to pursue a career in the healthcare profession, schedule an advising session.
Careers in Healthcare
Career questions, coursework planning, and application processes contact:
Tailyn Walborn, Miami's Chief Premedical Advisor
106 Pearson Hall
In Pre-Healthcare Advising we can provide comprehensive guidance and support to aspiring healthcare professionals on their journey towards fulfilling careers in medicine, nursing, dentistry, and other allied health fields.
Healthcare Professional Organizations
Learn more about specific healthcare careers by visiting the websites of healthcare professional organizations.
Allopathic Medicine (MD)
- Preparing for Medical School
(American Medical Association)
- Navigate Your Journey from Pre-Med Through Residency
(Association of American Medical Colleges)
- American Academy of Optometry
- American Optometric Association
- Association of Schools and Colleges of Optometry
Osteopathic Medicine (DO)
- American Academy of Physician Assistants
- Physician Assistant Education Association
- Physician Assistant Programs
(Physician Assistant Education Association)
The Center for Career Exploration and Success
Known as the CES, our career center serves students with a mission to put them on their ideal path for professional excellence. Here, you can connect with dedicated career advisors and fellow students pursuing similar tracks and professions; you can immerse yourself in information about compelling industries and roles; and you can prepare for life in the work force with interview coaching, career assessments, recruiting tools and more.