Palm Beach Students

Biomedical Sciences (FAU College of Medicine)

The Biomedical Sciences - Healthcare Careers Outreach Program (HCOP), in collaboration with the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University is designed to increase interest in the health sciences for young people interested in careers in medicine and biomedical research and to mentor and prepare them to successfully compete at the highest levels of college and post-graduate studies. The mission of this honors program is to increase opportunities in Medicine and Biomedical Sciences for students, especially underrepresented and underserved minorities in South Florida. Advanced simulations and practical applications are required components of the curriculum in addition to field trips to FAU College of Medicine and FAU Simulation Center. This program is a continuation of the middle school Biomedical Sciences program at Lake Worth Middle and Roosevelt Middle. All students applying to this program must meet the following eligibility criteria: 3.0 GPA and Algebra I or Algebra I Honors and completion of the HCOP middle school program.

Choice*
Lake Worth High
Palm Beach Gardens Community High

In-House (You can only apply to the in-house program if you reside in the school zone)
None

*For details regarding specific programs offered at each school, please see the Choice Programs Booklet