Health sciences is one of the most popular fields of study nationwide, and Mills helps get students ready for admission to some of the nation’s best medical schools, veterinary schools, dental schools, and nursing programs. If you have your sights set on a rewarding career in healthcare, our undergraduate preprofessional programs will help get you on your way.
Our two-year pre-nursing certificate program provides a strong foundation in the natural and social sciences for students interested in a bachelor of science in nursing (BSN) degree. Students who meet all program requirements can transfer to our partner school, Simmons College in Boston, with guaranteed admission to their BSN program. Learn more about pre-nursing at Mills.
One of the best ways to prepare for a career in the health sciences is to major in a natural science at an academically rigorous liberal arts college. At Mills, you can choose from majors like biology, chemistry, biopsychology, or biochemistry and molecular biology and receive one-on-one guidance from our health professions advisor as you chart your path. Our students have achieved approximately a 95% success rate in being accepted to graduate health science/medical schools—about twice the national average. Learn more about medicine/health sciences at Mills.