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.

To be considered for a scholarship, students must be current students in an LPN or RN nursing program. Complete or collect all application materials required on this checklist and schedule an interview with Brooke. Bring your application materials to the interview. Contact Brooke at to set up an interview.

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

Take Advantage of One-to-One Financial Coaching
The Institute’s financial coaches partner with clients in our Medical Careers Pathway Program to assist with debt, credit, savings, budgeting, and spending wisely. They provides clients with financial knowledge and referrals, such as buying a house, obtaining business loans, and saving for college, among other recommendations. Meet Hodo and Jake.

Medical Careers Guide:
Interested in a Medical Career, but not sure where to start? Check out our Healthcare Careers Guide.