About HCOP

Apply to be apart of the Spring 2024 HCOP cohort

Complete the application here: https://msudenver.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_1C6nKqIayxhsxSK


Applications deadline: December 8, 2023


Questions? Email us: [email protected]

The Health Career Opportunity Program (HCOP) includes scholarship, professional development and mentorship for MSU Denver students interested in entering health and behavioral health fields.

Benefits of the program include: 

  • Extensive Life Design Advising 
  • Mentoring with a healthcare professional 
  • Dedicated university course that focuses on career planning, financial wellness, social capital and health equity 
  • Community with other future healthcare professionals 
  • Scholarships and stipend awards of up to $5000 

Eligibility requirements: 

  • Current undergraduate MSU Denver students  
  • 2.5+ GPA  
  • Declared major in one of the following: 
    • Nutrition 
    • Psychological Sciences  
    • Social Work 
    • Human Performance and Sport 
    • Biology 
    • Chemistry and Biochemistry 
    • Health Professions 
    • Human Services and Counseling 
    • Speech, Language, Hearing Sciences 

The following student groups are encouraged to apply:  

  • Transfer students with at least 60 credits  
  • Pell-eligible students 
  • First generation students  
  • Underrepresented minorities (including immigrants and refugees who are permanent U.S. residents) 
  • Non-traditional students (age 25 and older)  
  • Veterans 

Want to learn more? Contact our Health Career Navigators!

Daniel Cicenia

Daniel Cicenia

Health Career Navigator | Health Career Opportunity Program (HCOP)

[email protected]