COPE Health Scholars

Introduction

COPE Health Scholars, a division of COPE Health Solutions, provides an educational opportunity for individuals interested in making a difference in healthcare, advancing their careers, and building lifelong relationships and learning through the COPE Connect network.


COPE Health Scholars began fifteen years ago with one program: the Clinical Care Extender program, now known as the Health Scholar program. Over the course of the last fifteen years the program offerings expanded to include the Junior Health Scholar program for high school students, Licensed Nurse Scholar program for RN job seekers, Care Coordination Scholar program for college students and alumni interested in care coordination and International Health Scholar program for international students interested in the U.S. health care system.


Our COPE Connect network provides current and aspiring healthcare professionals the opportunity to continually link with healthcare delivery, learn from industry experts and lead future innovations in patient care. We offer the opportunity for any individual, no matter where they are on their health care career journey, the competitive edge to succeed in the complex and growing healthcare field.

Why choose COPE Health Scholars?

34,000 Alumni and Counting

18 Years Building Health Care Careers

15 Leading Health Care Partners

1:1 Personal Support

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Courses

Health Scholar Course

Campus Full time 3 - 15 months Open Enrollment USA Los Angeles

Are you considering a career in healthcare? You can join one of our programs to explore whether health care is the right career for you. Not a “pre-health” major? No problem. Students of any major can apply. Already graduated? No problem. Graduates and “gap year” students are welcome too. [+]

Health Scholar

The Health Scholar program allows you to gain firsthand experience in both clinical and administrative healthcare settings and become an integral part of the care delivery team. You will assist with basic care for patients alongside nurses, physicians and other members of the care delivery team, and have opportunities to learn the “business” of healthcare to better prepare you for your healthcare career. This program is offered year-round with enrollment occurring every quarter. Most individuals graduate from the program in 15 months after completing 250 hours of healthcare experience with a commitment of one 4-hour shift per week. For those looking to complete the program faster, we offer 9-month and 3-month options where you will receive priority shift selection in order to finish at an accelerated pace. Additionally, upon graduation, scholars will receive a completion certificate from UCLA’s Executive Programs in Health Policy & Management. The program is offered at various healthcare sites throughout California, Washington, and Hawaii.... [-]


Intensive Health Scholar - Summer Course

Campus Full time 8 weeks Open Enrollment USA Los Angeles

The Intensive Health Scholar program is perfect for individuals looking to gain firsthand experience in a clinical setting, along with healthcare management interactions and experiences [+]

Intensive Health Scholar

The Intensive Health Scholar program is perfect for individuals looking to gain firsthand experience in a clinical setting, along with healthcare management interactions and experiences, in an intensive format across eight (8) weeks during the summer. Students participate in skill-based workshops, such as suturing and attend a seminar taught by UCLA faculty. Upon graduation, scholars will receive a completion certificate from UCLA’s Executive Programs in Health Policy & Management.

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International Health Scholar

Campus Full time 3 - 15 months Open Enrollment USA Los Angeles

Our International Health Scholar program is customized to fit the learning objectives and goals of each student group. [+]

International Health Scholar

Our International Health Scholar program is customized to fit the learning objectives and goals of each student group. This program allows students from any country to come to spend time in U.S. clinical facilities while also learning about the state of health care in the country via lectures taught by UCLA faculty. In touring the hospitals in our network, students will see firsthand what it’s like working as a medical professional or healthcare administrator in a U.S. health system, hospital, medical group or another healthcare setting. Upon successful completion of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion from UCLA and be certified to perform cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR).... [-]


Junior Health Scholar

Campus Full time 3 - 9 months Open Enrollment USA Los Angeles

The Junior Health Scholar program allows high school students between the ages of 16-18 to shadow a current Health Scholar. [+]

Junior Health Scholar

The Junior Health Scholar program allows high school students between the ages of 16-18 to shadow a current Health Scholar. Alongside their college student mentor, Junior Health Scholars observe how the care delivery and administrative teams work together to deliver excellent care and explore whether a career in health care is right for them. The program is offered year-round at select sites in California, Washington, and Hawaii. Most individuals complete the program in nine (9) months with a commitment of one 4-hour shift per week. For those looking to complete the program faster, we offer a 3-month option where you will receive priority shift selection.

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Pre-Med Scholar Course

Campus Full time 8 weeks Open Enrollment USA Los Angeles

The Pre-Med Scholar program is the most comprehensive preparation for medical school admissions. During eight (8) weeks over the summer, [+]

Pre-Med Scholar

The Pre-Med Scholar program is the most comprehensive preparation for medical school admissions. During eight (8) weeks over the summer, Scholars will master the MCAT with 123 hours of instruction by The Princeton Review and access to additional practice materials and tests, gain firsthand experience interacting with patients and assisting providers and administrators in a clinical setting, learn tips and tools from experts on completing the medical school application process and hear from UCLA faculty on the most pressing issues affecting the healthcare industry.

Intensive Pre-Med Scholar

Currently offered during the winter, the Intensive Pre-Med Scholar program is an intensive medical school prep program offered in partnership with the Princeton Review for students looking to enhance their medical school application. Over three (3) weeks, scholars will receive 44 hours of MCAT strategy instruction, 40 hours of clinical training and up to 48 hours of firsthand clinical and healthcare administration experience.... [-]


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