Health Careers

Pre-College Program

Do you love helping people? Have you ever thought about a career in the health-care industry? If you answered yes, then attend this exciting health careers camp. Participants will be introduced to a variety of health careers including dental hygiene, medical imaging, nursing, paramedic technology, physical therapist assistant, physician assistant, and surgical technology.

Summer Overnight Pre-College Program

June 19-21, 2023

Age Group: Students entering grades 9-12

Fee: $250
Includes all activities, meals, and on-campus housing.

Registration opens April 3, 2023.

Field Trips/Special Events


A field trip to UPMC Susquehanna is included in this program. Participants will tour various departments in the medical center and see healthcare professionals practicing in their work environment.

Parent & Student Info

What do I need to bring? Where will I stay? What’s for dinner? So many questions, and we have all of your answers!


Earn up to $2,000 off Penn College tuition

Did you know you can save money on your Penn College tuition if you attend one of our Pre-College Programs? 

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Here's how it works:

Here's how it works:

  • Complete a Pre-College Program during the summer before entering 9-12 grade. 
  • Or better yet, come for two Pre-College Programs. Pick a different program the second time around or come for the same one twice. Each year we mix things up.
  • Attend Penn College and receive $1,000 off your tuition each year if you came for one program. 
  • Or, get $2,000 off your tuition each year if you join us for two programs.