HCC empowers undergraduate students and recent graduates to choose and successfully pursue health careers that best suit their talents and goals.We accomplish this by providing paid real world experience, exposure, mentoring and networking.
We are a connector of health organizations, employers, and graduate schools with the talented, diverse future health leaders and professionals they need to meet their priority workforce, diversity, community health and project goals.
We offer a proven turn-key, comprehensive program
HCC is the connection between undergraduate students and recent graduates and:
Our comprehensive Summer Internship Program provides undergraduates and recent college graduates with Practical Experience, Exposure, Mentoring, Professional Development, and Networking. During this time, HCC support interns’ professional development as they work on meaningful internship projects that address priorities of the host organization.
We are the connector of local talent to local organizations
HCC has partnered with over 300 health focused-organizations in nine regions across the country to provide invaluable experience, support and opportunities. Through an apprenticeship model preceptors and HCC staff mentor and guide interns, sharing their experiences and wisdom. HCC works with employers from all health sectors including:
HCC also connects student to leading graduate school partners in public health, medicine, and health professions programs.
HCC provides opportunity and support to people of all backgrounds and has priority emphasis on students of color, disadvantaged and first-generation students as they are dramatically underrepresented in the health professions. They also have valuable life experience, community and cultural knowledge and language skills that help organizations better serve our increasingly diverse and underserved populations. We seek candidates from all backgrounds who want to improve the health of underserved communities.
Public health disciplines
Related areas with a health focus
HCC is a national non-profit which serves nine major regions across the United States