Diverse and Dynamic Options

Students considering careers in the health-related fields might pursue the following practices:

  • Medical physician
  • Physician scientist
  • Physical therapist
  • Athletic trainer
  • Occupational therapist
  • Medical technologist
  • Osteopathic physician
  • Laboratory technician
  • Biomedical researcher
  • Optometrist
  • Chiropractor
  • Dentist
  • Pharmacist
  • Health educator
  • Acupuncturist / herbalist
  • Physician assistant
  • Podiatrist
  • Nurse or nurse assistant
  • Veterinarian
  • Anesthesiologist assistant 

After Carthage

After Carthage, students have pursued:

  • Medical training (M.D.) at the Medical College of Wisconsin, Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, and Loyola University, among others.
  • Medical training (D.O.) at Midwestern University, Des Moines University, and Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, among others.
  • Biomedical research (Ph.D.) at the University of Wisconsin, University of Texas, and Yale University, among others.
  • Physician Assistant training (PA) at Midwestern University and A. T. Still University, among others.
  • Pharmacy training (Pharm.D.) at the University of Wisconsin, Concordia University and University of Minnesota, among others.
  • Veterinary training (D.V.M.) at the University of Illinois, among others.
  • Dentistry training (D.D.S.) at the University of Illinois and Marquette University, among others.
  • Occupational therapy (M.S.O.T.) at Washington University and Rush University, among others.

Visit The Aspire Center for more information on careers after Carthage.