programs-Academic Advisory Center (AAC) - Carnegie Mellon University

Health Professions (HPP)

The Health Professions Program (HPP) is an advising resource for students interested in pursuing a career in a health profession. Such careers include medicine, dentistry, optometry, biomedical research, and medical informant.  For DC students, the sequencing and completion of courses before taking the MCAT exams or applying to Medical School is important; view this ideal plan to complete these courses.


Students are also encouraged to contact a Career Consultant in order to decide if the Legal Profession is right for them. They can do so by calling the Career and Professional Development Center at 412-268-2064.

Students may also contact the Pre Law Advisor for all students and alumni, Joseph E. Devine, Baker Hall A154 Dietrich College Dean's Office,, 412-268-2831. Dr. Devine is available to answer all questions about the law school application process.