Texas Tech University

Mentor Programs

Fall 2014 Mentor Program


We are proud to announce that we are now taking applications for the 2014 Pre-Professional Health Careers Mentor Program for Medicine, Nursing, OT, PT, and Pharmacy. 

The Pre-Professional Health Careers office is excited to team up with the Texas Tech Health Sciences Center and the Health Sciences Center School of Allied Health to offer the Pre-Health Mentor Program.  This unique experience is available to any Texas Tech University student, particularly those who are pursuing admissions to the Medical, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Pharmacy programs. 

Students apply to the program through the Pre-Professional Health Careers Office and, if accepted, are paired with a Health Sciences Center student of Medicine, Nursing, Physical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, and Pharmacy.  The selected students will then enjoy privileged access to their desire Health Professions schools, including access to courses, seminars, lectures, programs, and educational experiences available only to Health Science Center students. 

Applications are due  December 11th, 2014 at 5:00 PM Local to the Chemistry Building room 340 or emailed to Kevin Strickland.

An article on the Mentor Program has been featured in the Daily Toreador:

Feedback from those who have participated in the program in the past has been very positive, including:

Mandatory enrollment in IS 3110: Seminar in Health Professions is a pre-requirement or co-requirement in the program.

Important Note: Deadline dates vary so make sure you adhere to the date listed in your specific program description.  Any questions can be directed towards Kevin Strickland.