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Taylor Hall and Danielle Zapata, MCPHS Optometry Students
Taylor Hall and Danielle Zapata are two of this year's recipients of the prestigious American Academy of Optometry Foundation and VSP Global Practice Excellence Scholarship.
Kelly Leung
After a brief glimpse into the business of healthcare, Kelly Leung realized the importance business roles hold in the healthcare industry and chose to follow this new passion throughout the remainder of her undergraduate career.
Chart of top 10 institutions long-term net present value. MCPHS ranks third.

The study reports that the net economic value that students realize after 30 years is $1.8 million, and after 40 years is $2.4 million.

Pharmacy and Optometry student participate in an IPE event.

MCPHS's interprofessional education efforts were praised in a recent Pharmacy Times article.

Student with laptop smiling at camera.

We've put together a list of advice and tips designed to help students navigate the process of taking a self-paced class.

Dental hygiene students and faculty looking at dental x-rays on computer screen.

As the demand for dental hygienists continues to grow, so do the career possibilities for those with a bachelor’s degree in dental hygiene.

Three students looking at iPad.

Healthcare management is the perfect field for those interested in working in the administrative side of healthcare.

Mike Blum headshot

After working as a special education teacher for six years, Mike Plum decided it was time to dive in and make a career change.