It’s never too early to jump-start a student’s interest in science and health careers. Several VCU Pipeline programs cater to elementary and middle school students. Programs vary greatly and include exposure to health careers, tutoring and life-skill development.
From Jump Rope to Stethoscope
From Jump Rope to Stethoscope is a community outreach program offered through the VCU Health System Human Resources’ Office of Workforce Development and Strategy to introduce children to the health care field through a wide variety of experiences, including nursing camps, school career days, hospital tours and health care clubs.
Open to: Middle to high school based on program
Healthcare Quest at VCU
Healthcare Quest at VCU is an after-school program designed to encourage early exposure to multiple health science careers and inspire students to consider health careers in their future.
Open to: Students at participating middle schools