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Ten-Step Guide to a Career in Healthcare

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Step 5: Get Into a Healthcare Degree Program

With a shortage of healthcare professionals comes a shortage of healthcare professors. This means that the already-competitive process for getting into healthcare school is getting even more cutthroat. While you are getting ready to apply for school, keep these things in mind:

Grades
Make sure you keep your grades up to speed, as this will help you in the long run. The prerequisites can be difficult, but when you get into your degree program, school becomes that much more challenging. Master the art of getting good grades now, and healthcare classes later will be that much easier for you. You can always look to AllHealthCare for study guides and tips, and you can use our discussion area to ask seasoned veterans and students for some good studying and test-taking strategies.

What to Do If Your Academic Performance Drops

Essay Writing Tips
Write a Great College Admissions Essay
Essay Tip: Telling the Story
Essay Tip: Writing for the Judges

Recommendations
The Dos and Don’ts of Requesting College Recommendations
Letters of Recommendation for Your College Application

Experience
Are You Experienced?
Extracurricular Activities As Career Prep

Mentors
In the Market for a Mentor

Step 6: Survive School >>


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    sebanja

    over 5 years ago

    2 comments

    great to be part of a huge Global Care. it has not been easy but i try so hard to be as positive as i can get. just Colin Powell said "Perpetual Optimism is a Force Multiplier."

    sebanja

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    Borke

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    I am already a doctor in Nigeria, how can I get involved in your program.
    Borke

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    gina

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    HELLO! I AM VERY MUCH INTERESTED TO BE A PART OF HOME HEALTH CARE PROGRAM BECAUSE I LOVE WORKING WITH PATIENTS WITH SPECIAL NEEDS. BUT THE PROBLEM IS I AM HERE IN THE PHILIPPINES AND I DO NOT KNOW IF YOUR PROGRAM COVER THIS AREA.

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    keekee22

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    I enjoyed the guide. I am a medical assistant, but i would like a career in home health care. I love working with patients. I would love to be a home healthcare aid, because i'll be able to take care of some one special, and give them my full attention and care.

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    vlrtillis946

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    Are you all currently located in the FortWorth area?

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    jawirt

    almost 6 years ago

    26 comments

    Great guide. Easy to follow with good info.

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    demonteham

    almost 6 years ago

    2 comments

    i am willing to go through each step to get me back on my feet as soon as possible.

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