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Health Careers Opportunity Program

Preparing the Next Generation of Healthcare Professionals

The Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) supports students that aspire to give back to their communities as doctors, dentists, pharmacists, physician assistants, optometrists, and other health care professionals. HCOP is housed within the Center for Access to Science for All (CASA).

Health Careers Opportunities Program (HCOP)

Open to all majors interested in targeted health professions.

Join HCOP and HPP

Health Professions Pathways (HPP)

Provides further support to eligible HCOP students.

Learn More About HPP

Health Professions Committee Letter (HPC)

Offered to all current and recent Alumni.

Apply for HPC Letter


Visit CASA (Center for Access to Science for All)

CASA provides a supportive environment and resources forCASA logo students interested in science, technology, engineering, mathematics and/or targeted health professions.
CASA Website


HCOP Calendar



Fresno State Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) is funded by California State University, Fresno.
Health Professions Pathways (HPP) is funded by the Department of Health Care Access and Information.

Lilia De La Cerda, MPH, Project PI

Larry G. Riley, Ph.D., Project Co-PI

Office Hours

CASA student area is available for studying and building community during regular office hours.

Virtual Office hours are available upon request.

Please contact office for Zoom meeting link.

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Office Operation Hours:
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Office Location: 
McLane Annex 6



Mail Box:
Science I 
Room 136 (ARC)

Students walking on campus

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By completing this form you are requesting to be removed from the PreProfressional student support system, including HCOP.

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