Education Programs

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MD Program

Trains you to be more than a physician. It equips you with a rich breadth and depth of experience that fast-forwards your understanding of the practice of medicine. 

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Nutrition and Exercise Physiology

Train alongside doctors and health care providers to heal our communities through food and physical activity.

Speech and Hearing Research

Speech and Hearing Sciences

Prepares you to become a speech-language pathologist for medical, educational, and other careers. 

Family medicine residency

Graduate Medical Education

Focuses on the needs of Washington communities, collaborating with them to help improve access and quality of care.

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Medical Ethics

Designed to prepare medical clinicians and ethics committee members to perform competent clinical ethics case consultation in a hospital, long-term care, or clinic setting.

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Continuing Medical Education

Receive high quality, evidence-based education that improves your knowledge, competence, performance, and patient outcomes through our Continuing Medical Education opportunities.

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A PhD research-intensive program to train students for independent research careers in higher education, industry, and government agencies.

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Healthcare Administration and Leadership

Designed for individuals seeking to advance in their health care careers and professionals already in health care leadership positions

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Pharmaceutical and Medical Sciences

This program empowers aspiring health care professionals, pharmacists, dentists, and scientists with the knowledge, skills, and hands-on experience they need to make a difference in the world.

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Programs for Youth & Pre-Med

Pathway Programs

Designed for Middle and High School students that are interested in pursuing a career in health care.

The Admissions team is responsible for managing the admissions process for several programs, including the MD program, graduate programs in Nutrition and Exercise Physiology and Speech and Hearing Sciences, Master in Healthcare Administration and Leadership, and the Ethics Certificate. In addition to overseeing admissions, they also offer support for pathway programs that require admissions components. The team is also involved in recruitment and advising for students interested in College programs.

(509) 358-7518

Admission opportunities are offered through the Office of Student Experience.

Our Team

MD Student Affairs

We assist MD students in their journey through medical school. We oversee student programming, individual and professional support, financial education, clinical onboarding, and student support and advocacy. 

Student Learning Center

We offer MD students individual, cohort, and broader learning support to promote learning throughout your medical education experience.

Student Social Center

Follow us on social media to stay up to date on how students are making an impact in our community and becoming future health care leaders.