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 BMD 200. This is a shadowing course for which you will earn 1 credit hour. It is administered through Pre-Halth Advising.
- 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.