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Where Have Our Graduates Been Accepted?

Health Profession and Graduate Schools

Students graduating from Albion College and pursuing graduate education in the health professions have been accepted into programs around the country. Following are some of the health-professions schools Albion graduates have attended.

Human  Medicine:

Arizona Midwestern Univ. New York




New York Medical College
Colorado University of Colorado Mount Sinai
D. C.


Georgetown University SUNY Upstate Medical Univ.
Howard University University of Rochester
Florida Nova Southeastern Univ. North Carolina Duke University
Georgia Emory University Wake Forest University
Illinois Finch University Ohio



Case Western Reserve Univ.
Loyola University Medical College of Ohio
Midwestern University Ohio State University
Iowa Des Moines University Ohio University
Maine Univ. of New England University of Cincinnati
Massachusetts Boston University Wright State University
Michigan University of Michigan Oklahoma Oklahoma State Univ.
Michigan State University Pennsylvania Pennsylvania State University
Wayne State University Jefferson Medical College
Minnesota Mayo Medical School Lake Erie COM
Missouri Washington University Philadelphia COM
Kirksville COM Tennessee Meharry Medical College
University of Health Sciences - Kansas City Vermont University of Vermont
Nebraska Creighton University Wisconsin Medical College of Wisconsin
New Hampshire Dartmouth Medical School West Virginia West Virginia SOM


Florida Nova Southeastern Univ. Nebraska Creighton University
Massachusetts Boston University Ohio Case Western Reserve Univ
Tufts University Pennsylvania


Temple University
Michigan University of Detroit Mercy University of Pennsylvania
University of Michigan Wisconsin Marquette University

Veterinary Medicine:

Michigan Michigan State University Ohio Ohio State University

Physical Therapy:

Colorado Regis University Missouri Washington University
Illinois Northwestern University North Carolina Duke University
Massachusetts Boston University Pennsylvania


Temple University


Central Michigan Univ. University of Pittsburgh
Grand Valley State Univ. West Virginia Wheeling Jesuit Univ.
Oakland University
Wayne State University

Podiatric Medicine:

California California CPM Ohio Ohio CPM
Illinois William Scholl CPM Pennsylvania Temple University CPM
Iowa Des Moines University


Alabama University of Alabama Oregon Pacific University
Florida Nova Southeastern Pennsylvania Pennsylvania College of Optometry
Illinois Illinois College of Optometry

Physician Assistant:




Central Michigan Univ. Nebraska University of Nebraska
Univ. of Michigan-Flint
Wayne State University
Western Michigan Univ.


Michigan Ferris State University Wayne State University

Institute Staff

Laura Loman

Dr. Laura Loman, Co-Director
Institute for Healthcare Professions,
Health Professions Advisor

Office: 110A Olin Hall
Phone: 517/629-0258
B.S., Salisbury University, 2007
D.P.T., The George Washington University, 2010


       Dr. Bradley Rabquer, Co-Director
       Institute for Healthcare Professions,
       Associate Professor of Biology

       Office: 110B Olin Hall
       Phone: 517/629-0815
       B.S., Bowling Green State University, 2001
       Ph.D., University of Toledo, 2006


       Dr. Barbara Keyes, Coordinator for the
       Documented Experiential Learning Projects,
       Professor of Psychological Science

Office: 328 Olin Hall
Phone: 517/629-0436
B.A., College of Wooster, 1970
M.A., Bowling Green State University, 1973
Ph.D., Bowling Green State University, 1976

Jen Aschenbrener

  Dr. Jennifer Aschenbrener
  Adjunct Professor

  Phone: 517/629-0816
  B.S., Siena Heights College, 1997
  D.V.M., Michigan State University, 2001


  Maggie Haugen
  Institute Secretary
  Office: 110 Olin Hall
  Phone: 517/629-0816

What Is the Institute?

Amy Bell, '14, shadowed multiple physicians at Allegiance Hospital in Jackson. She was supervised by Dr. Dave Komasara, '85.
Chelsea Woodward, '14, shadowed in speech pathology at Allegiance Hospital. She was supervised by Katherine Dorr.
Kimmy Leverenz, '13, participated in the Cancer Research Summer Internship Program at the University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center in Ann Arbor.
Rachel Kohanov, '14, completed a veterinary practicum at the practice of Dr. Jennifer Aschenbrener in Albion.
Robin Redline, '14, and Nikila Peddireddy, '14, completed the Beaumont Hospital Radiology Summer Apprentice Program under the supervision of Dr. Kurt Tech, '80.
The Institute's Marikay Dobbins, R.N., gives a presentation to high school students and their families at MidMichigan Medical Center-Midland.

As someone who is interested in the health professions, we think you should consider Albion's Institute for Healthcare Professions. The Institute is here to help assure that you have the best chance of getting into the health professional school of your choice -- and we invite you to apply for membership in the Institute.

As a member of the Institute for Healthcare Professions, you will receive all of the benefits below, at no additional cost during your education at Albion College:

  • Quality advising to assure appropriate preparation for professional training;
  • Assistance in securing job shadowing, internships, and/or research opportunities;
  • Workshops and seminars to help navigate the professional school application process;
  • Support for standardized test taking (MCAT, GRE, DAT, etc.);
  • Access to health professionals who will serve as mentors;
  • Information and statistics on professional schools;
  • Access to an extensive resource library maintained by the Institute;
  • And many other valuable opportunities and resources

Albion College and the Institute have a proud tradition of students being admitted to the health professional schools of their choice. Let us show you how we can help you achieve your goals.

Application Process

We believe that you have what it takes -- and encourage you to apply to the Institute

Students generally apply for admission to the Institute as incoming Albion College students, and have a strong academic background with an interest in the healthcare professions.


Students are required to complete the appropriate prerequisite courses for the track(s) to which they are interested. Pre-health students can major in any field and are encouraged to explore the full range of liberal arts course offerings at Albion. We recommend healthcare students take a recommended set of classes to prepare them for a medical career.

Contact Us

The staff of the Institute for Healthcare Professions is available to assist you with any questions or concerns!

If you are an alum in a healthcare profession, the Institute for Healthcare Professions would like to hear from you. Please take the Alumni Survey.

The Institute is located in Olin Hall.

Please use the form below to submit your comments or questions.

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Contact Information

Phone: 517/629-0258

Campus Address

Albion College
Institute for Healthcare Professions
611 East Porter Street
Albion, MI 49224

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