Medical Career Advancement

Medical Career Advancement at the International Institute is a program offering guidance for individuals who want to advance their careers in the medical field. Program participants receive individualized academic advising and support while in college and during early employment.

Fall 2015 Nursing Scholarships Available!

An additional scholarship opportunity can be found here: Friends of Saint Paul College- Marbrook New American Scholarship

To be considered for a Fall 2015 scholarship, students must have been accepted into an LPN or RN nursing program. All application materials must be submitted and the student must have met with Brooke for an interview. Email your completed application to Brooke at and contact Brooke to set up an interview to finish the application process and checklist.

Medical Career Advancement services include:

  • Evaluating your English level and advising appropriate study
  • Helping determine the right career for you
  • Finding an appropriate school
  • Financial planning
  • College application process
  • Assistance with tuition costs
  • Academic tutoring
  • Employment services

Wherever you find yourself on the Medical Career Pathway, Medical Career Advancement is here to support and advocate for you. The Institute also offers integrated services for ESL, job placement, workforce skills, and cultural training.

For more information or to enroll, contact Brooke Ashland at 651-647-0191 x 313 or