Shadowing

How do I really know I want to be a ___?  You fill in the blank.

How do you know you want to be a dentist if you’ve never shadowed a dentist?  Find out by shadowing. 

  • After your 2nd semester at South, if you have a 3.2 GPA or higher you can enroll in CP 200.  This is a shadowing course for which you will earn 1 credit hour.  It is administered through the Pre-Health Professional Office
  •  You can also gain shadowing experience on your own.  Volunteer at a hospital.  Ask your family physician, dentist, or pharmacist if you can shadow them. 
  •  Your pre-health and academic advisors can provide helpful information to help with this process.