Zander Tu, '14, participated in the Summer Program for Undergraduate Research at the Medical College of Wisconsin. He contributed to a Pediatric Research Department project that may eventually lead to a treatment for hemangioma tumors in infants.
Institute for Healthcare Professions
Criteria for Graduating as a Member in
In order to graduate as a member in good standing of the Institute for Healthcare Professions, you must complete the following requirements:
HCI 101, Introduction to Healthcare (first year)
HCI 201, Issues in Healthcare (second year)
Documented Experiential Learning Project (DELP, minimum of 40 hours) Evidence of community service (10 hours per semester)
Cumulative GPA = 3.0
If you did not take HCI 101 during your first year at Albion, you must complete two 40-hour documented experiential learning projects or one 80-hour project.
Criteria for Graduating with Distinction
In addition to the above requirements, you must also meet additional criteria.
Actively participate in Alpha Epsilon Delta (AED), the Health Preprofessional Honor Society, or other Institute Initiatives.
Achieve a cumulative grade point average of 3.5 and a science GPA of 3.2.
Documented Experiential Learning Project (DELP)
To satisfy this Institute requirement, your 40-hour DELP must take place in a healthcare setting. This project can involve any one of the following:
Research on a healthcare topic
Please note there will be additional requirements for students who are doing a practicum/internship for academic credit.
Learn more about the DELP