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It is a common misconception that a major dictates your career options or that you must be in a specific major to pursue a particular career. Rarely is career planning so cut-and-dried. Instead, through self-reflection, insight, job shadowing, volunteering, and interning, you should work toward identifying careers that interest you, are aligned with your strengths, and match your values.

Helpful Resources

Health Professions

Many students in BBH are interested in a career in a health profession. The following resources should be helpful, but students must research admission requirements of specific programs to which they plan to apply and should plan their coursework accordingly.

If you are interested in med school, dental school, or physician assistant studies, please consider attending a Prehealth Advising Session offered through the Penn State Science Advising Center.