In addition to meeting academic standards for admission to the Emerging Health Professionals program, students must:
- Complete a health certification signed by a health care professional for Lehigh Valley Health Network and St. Luke’s University Health Network
- Have up-to-date immunizations, including COVID-19, flu and tuberculosis (either 2-step TB or QuantiFERON) vaccinations*
- Commit to the program for an entire school year
*Medical or religious exemptions are not accepted at our partner sites.
Tuition & Other Expenses
Students in the Emerging Health Professionals program are responsible for the cost of their LCCC or PSU college credits, textbooks, lab fees, dissection kits, etc. Both LCCC and PSU offer a tuition reduction for program students.
Students are also responsible for the purchase of lab coat to be worn during job shadows, speaking engagements and industry visits. Vendor information is provided to students at the program’s June orientation.
Students are responsible for their own transportation to all sites. Busing is not available. With written permission, students may carpool.